compound hyperopic astigmatism

n.

Astigmatism in which all meridians are hyperopic but to different degrees.

Nearby words

  1. compound flower,
  2. compound fraction,
  3. compound fracture,
  4. compound gland,
  5. compound heterozygote,
  6. compound interest,
  7. compound interval,
  8. compound joint,
  9. compound leaf,
  10. compound lens


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