DOUBLE IMAGE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. The duplicate retinal image occuring from an eye defect. 2. Duplicate image of a distant object when fixating on closer objects. See diplopia- double vision. DOUBLE IMAGE: "A double image can occur from a defect of the eye." Related Psychology Terms DOUBLE VISION PHOTOPIC VISION SCOTOPIC VISION SCIEROPIA LINEAR PERSPECTIVE LOOMING INTERPOSITION NEAR POINT OF CONVERGENCE SENSORY CONVERSION SYMPTOMS CUMULATIVE REHEARSAL Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DOUBLE IMAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/double-image/ (accessed May 11, 2021).