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amblyoscope

[ am-blee-uh-skohp ]
/ ˈæm bli əˌskoʊp /
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noun

an instrument used to train an amblyopic eye to function properly.

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Origin of amblyoscope

<Greek amblý(s) dull, dim-sighted + -o- + -scope
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Medical definitions for amblyoscope

amblyoscope
[ ămblē-ə-skōp′ ]

n.

A reflecting stereoscope used for measuring or training binocular vision and for stimulating vision in an amblyopic eye.
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