diplopia

(redirected from Diplopy)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

di·plo·pi·a

 (dĭ-plō′pē-ə)
di·plo′pic (-plō′pĭk, dĭ-plŏp′ĭk) adj.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

diplopia

(dɪˈpləʊpɪə)
n
(Pathology) a visual defect in which a single object is seen in duplicate; double vision. It can be caused by incorrect fixation or by an abnormality in the visual system
[C19: New Latin, from diplo- + Greek ōps eye]
diplopic adj
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

di•plo•pi•a

(dɪˈploʊ pi ə)

n.
a pathological condition of vision in which a single object appears double. Also called double vision.
[1805–15; (dipl (o)- + -opia)]
di•plop′ic (-ˈplɒp ɪk, -ˈploʊ pɪk) adj.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.diplopia - visual impairment in which an object is seen as two objects; "diplopia often disappears when one eye is covered"
vision defect, visual defect, visual disorder, visual impairment - impairment of the sense of sight
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

di·plo·pi·a

n. diplopía, visión doble.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Patient 1: MJD for three years, family history of the disease (sister and mother), report of falls and unbalance, difficulty in daily life activities, referring seated shower baths, diplopy and pain in the upper limbs during effort.
Patient 2: MJD for one year, family history of the disease (father and two uncles), report of falls and unbalance, difficulties to perform more complex movements and diplopy. In relation to swallowing, the patient presented complaints about liquid consistency.