orthoptics

[ awr-thop-tiks ]

noun(used with a singular verb)
  1. a method of exercising the eye and its muscles in order to cure strabismus or improve vision.

Origin of orthoptics

1
see origin at orthoptic, -ics

Words Nearby orthoptics

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British Dictionary definitions for orthoptics

orthoptics

/ (ɔːˈθɒptɪks) /


noun
  1. (functioning as singular) the science or practice of correcting defective vision, as by exercises to strengthen weak eye muscles

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