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Some early research also suggests that excessive screen time during the pandemic may even be leading to increased rates of myopia, or nearsightedness.Experts Can’t Agree on How Much Screen Time Is Too Much for Adults|Jamie Friedlander Serrano|May 9, 2022|Time
Nonetheless, there’s an element of myopia here, and being excessively cautious can prevent organizations from realizing the benefits of data-driven collaboration, particularly when it comes to software and product development.Startups must curb bureaucracy to ensure agile data governance|Annie Siebert|April 1, 2021|TechCrunch
You end up seriously farsighted, focused on the mysteries and panoramic wonders, with a nearsighted myopia to the flaws in the frame.Remembering My Friend Barry Lopez|Bob Shacochis|January 5, 2021|Outside Online
In studies, they dramatically reduced the progression of myopia.Five good-news health stories from this past year|Kat Eschner|December 24, 2020|Popular-Science
In studies, the lenses reduced the progression of myopia by 59 percent over a three-year period.The 100 greatest innovations of 2020|Popular Science Staff|December 2, 2020|Popular-Science
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."What Are the GOP's Sequester Priorities?|Justin Green|February 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
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.Risky Gamesmanship Over the Debt Ceiling|Zachary Karabell|May 17, 2011|DAILY BEAST
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
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.