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Are blind people able to conceptualize vision?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Depends: If they are blind from birth, then there is probably no conceptualization of vision possible. If they acquired blindness, after the development of vision, then they will have a strong appreciation of vision and visual space.
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