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hypermetropia

hypermetropy (ˌhaɪpəˈmɛtrəpɪ)

/ (ˌhaɪpəmɪˈtrəʊpɪə) /
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noun
pathol variants of hyperopia
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Derived forms of hypermetropia

hypermetropic (ˌhaɪpəmɪˈtrɒpɪk) or hypermetropical, adjective

Word Origin for hypermetropia

C19: from Greek hupermetros beyond measure (from hyper- + metron measure) + -opia
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Medical definitions for hypermetropia

hypermetropia
[ hī′pər-mĭ-trōpē-ə ]

n.
hyperopia
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