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esotropia

[ es-uh-troh-pee-uh ]
/ ˌɛs əˈtroʊ pi ə /
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noun Ophthalmology.

strabismus in which one eye deviates inward.

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Origin of esotropia

From New Latin; see origin at eso-, -trope, -ia
es·o·trop·ic [es-uh-trop-ik], /ˌɛs əˈtrɒp ɪk/, adjective
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Medical definitions for esotropia

esotropia
[ ĕs′ə-trōpē-ə ]

n.

The form of strabismus in which the visual axes converge.convergent strabismus crossed eyes
es′o•tropic (-trŏpĭk, -trōpĭk) adj.
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