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[as-tig-mom-i-ter] /ˌæs tɪgˈmɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Ophthalmology.
an apparatus for measuring the degree of astigmatism.
Also, astigmatometer
[uh-stig-muh-tom-i-ter] /əˌstɪg məˈtɒm ɪ tər/ (Show IPA)
Origin of astigmometer
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astigmometry, astigmatometry, noun Unabridged
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astigmatometer in Medicine

astigmatometer a·stig·ma·tom·e·ter (ə-stĭg'mə-tŏm'ĭ-tər) or as·tig·mom·e·ter (ās'tĭg-mŏm'ĭ-tər)
An instrument for measuring the degree of and determining the variety of astigmatism.

a·stig'ma·tom'e·try (-trē) or as'tig·mom'e·try n.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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