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FOV

What Does FOV Mean in a Text?

FOV means "Field of View" or "Field of Vision."

The abbreviation FOV is generally defined as "Field Of View" or "Field Of Vision." It is the observable area a person can see through his or her eyes or via an optical device, such as binoculars or a telescope.

In gaming, FOV is a measure of how much of the game world is visible to a player on the screen. A greater FOV allows for more peripheral vision, but usually has a detrimental effect on definition and can cause distortion if set too wide. For example:
  • Ali: What's the best FOV for this level?
  • Ray: Stick with the default.

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When I write FOV, I mean this:

meaning of FOV

"Field of View"

Summary of Key Points for First Definition

"Field of View" is a common definition for FOV in gaming related communications on apps such as Discord, TeamSpeak and Telegram, as well as on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
FOV
Definition:Field of View
Type:Acronym
Guessability:guessability level 3
3: Guessable
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Summary of Key Points for Second Definition

"Field of Vision" another common definition for FOV.
FOV
Definition:Field of Vision
Type:Acronym
Guessability:guessability level 3
3: Guessable
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Example of FOV Used in a Text

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