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anisometropia

/ (ænˌaɪsəʊməˈtrəʊpɪə, ˌænaɪ-) /
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noun
an imbalance in the power of the two eyes to refract light
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  • No anisometropia worth mentioning was present in any of these cases.

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Medical definitions for anisometropia

anisometropia
[ ăn-ī′sə-mĭ-trōpē-ə ]

n.
A condition in which the refractive power of one eye differs from that of the other.

Other words from anisometropia

an•i′so•me•tropic (-trŏpĭk, -trōpĭk) adj.
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