phoro-optometer

[ fôr′ō-ŏp-tŏmĭ-tər ]

n.

An instrument for determining phorias, ductions, and refractive states of the eyes.

Nearby words

  1. phoresis,
  2. phoresy,
  3. phoria,
  4. phormium,
  5. phoro-,
  6. phoronid,
  7. phoropter,
  8. phos-,
  9. phosgene,
  10. phosgenite


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