amblyoscope

[am-blee-uh-skohp]

noun

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

Origin of amblyoscope

< Greek amblý(s) dull, dim-sighted + -o- + -scope
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amblyoscope in Medicine

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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