convergence insufficiency

n.

The condition in which an esophoria or esotropia is greater for far vision than for near vision.

Nearby words

  1. conventual,
  2. conventual mass,
  3. converge,
  4. convergence,
  5. convergence excess,
  6. convergence zone,
  7. convergent,
  8. convergent boundary,
  9. convergent evolution,
  10. convergent plate boundary


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