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Example sentences from the Web for myopia
You end up seriously farsighted, focused on the mysteries and panoramic wonders, with a nearsighted myopia to the flaws in the frame.
In studies, they dramatically reduced the progression of myopia.
In studies, the lenses reduced the progression of myopia by 59 percent over a three-year period.
But not all political action fueled by moral myopia is wrong.The Real Problem With the American Studies Association's Boycott of Israel|Peter Beinart|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But while this tension is old, American Jewish groups did not always respond to it with the moral myopia they display today.AIPAC’s Moral Myopia: Israel Wants Egypt’s Military to Stay in Power|Peter Beinart|August 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ezra wonders why the GOP would embrace what he deems "ratio-myopia."
The police barricades throughout lower Manhattan are a rebuke to the larger lessons of 9/11, a sign of civic myopia.How Occupy Wall Street Flashed New York Back to 9/11|John Avlon|December 30, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Beltway myopia and overheated rhetoric could trigger another worldwide credit crisis, warns Zachary Karabell.
The examination showed for the right eye hypermetropia 1·5, for the left myopia 3·5 D.; full acuity of vision on both sides.
Therefore we see the same form of squint arise less often in emmetropia (see Case 45) when childhood is past, than in myopia.
Full visual acuity on both sides—in the first examination slight myopia - ·75 D. is specified, afterwards emmetropia.
Those cases deserve special consideration in which emmetropia is present in one eye, in the other myopia.
Slight degrees of one-sided myopia reconcile themselves with the continuance of a normal binocular act of vision.
British Dictionary definitions for myopia
Derived forms of myopiamyopic (maɪˈɒpɪk), adjectivemyopically, adverb
Word Origin for myopia
Medical definitions for myopia
Other words from myopiamy•op′ic (-ŏp′ĭk, -ō′pĭk) adj.
Scientific definitions for myopia
Cultural definitions for myopia
Nearsightedness. Myopia is a visual defect in which light that enters the eye is focused in front of the retina rather than directly on it, so that distant objects appear blurred. Myopia can be corrected with eyeglasses, contact lenses, or LASIK.