- any of several conditions in which there is blindness in half of the visual field, involving one or both eyes.
Also hem·i·a·no·pi·a [hem-ee-uh-noh-pee-uh] /ˌhɛm i əˈnoʊ pi ə/, hemiopia.
Origin of hemianopsia
Also called hemiscotosis.
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- Loss of vision in one half of the visual field of one or both eyes.
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