[ fär′sī′tĭd-nĭs ]
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THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby farsightedness
farruca, Fars, farseeing, Farsi, farsighted, farsightedness, fart, farther, farthermost, farthest, farthing
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How to use farsightedness in a sentence
If the subject can read above the twenty-foot line and complains of headache from reading, farsightedness is indicated.
Still another defect of vision is known as presbyopia or farsightedness due to old age.
The line was successfully built and operated and the completed project was a monument to his enterprise and farsightedness.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 2 (of 2)|William Denison Lyman
Farsightedness can be remedied by convex glasses, since they bend the light and bring it to a closer focus.General Science|Bertha M. Clark
Perhaps it was their very farsightedness that made the people of the church think of moving uptown.The Kirk on Rutgers Farm|Frederick Brckbauer