esotropia

[es-uh-troh-pee-uh]

noun Ophthalmology.

strabismus in which one eye deviates inward.

Origin of esotropia

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

esotropia

[ĕs′ə-trōpē-ə]

n.

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