hypermetropia definition

  • noun:
    • See hyperopia.
    • hyperopia
    • An abnormal problem associated with the attention for which, through shortness associated with the eyeball or fault associated with the refractive news, the rays of light come to a focus behind the retina, making vision for remote items much better than for almost things; farsightedness; -- today most commonly known as hyperopia. Cf. emmetropia.
    • an all natural or obtained problem associated with the eyes where focus (this is certainly, of parallel rays whenever accommodation is wholly calm) drops behind the retina; long-sightedness: the alternative of myopia. Additionally hyperopia, hypermet-ropy, and hyperpresbyopia.
    • abnormal symptom in which eyesight for remote things is preferable to for near objects

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