a defect of vision in which objects appear to be larger than their actual size.
- Also called megalopsia, megalopia.
- Also ma·cro·pi·a [muh-kroh-pee-uh], /məˈkroʊ pi ə/, mac·rop·sy [mak-rop-see]. /ˈmæk rɒp si/.
- Compare micropsia.
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British Dictionary definitions for macropsia
the condition of seeing everything in the field of view as larger than it really is, which can occur in diseases of the retina or in some brain disorders
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