Definition of click stop in English:

click stop


  • A control for the aperture of a camera lens or similar device which clicks into position at certain standard settings.

    • ‘A roof prism design, it features central focusing, click stop adjustable eyepiece diopter, and nicely contoured push/pull eyecups.’
    • ‘The tripod socket rotates with positive click stops so it can be positioned comfortably.’
    • ‘The rear is adjustable for windage in click stops, but elevation is adjusted by a very easy change of the front sight.’
    • ‘Elevating the ladder portion of the sight allows the slider to be set into one of 17 positive click stops.’
    • ‘This one doesn't do that and windage and elevation have strong, positive click stops making adjustment easier.’