strabism


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strabism

the inability of both eyes to focus on one object thereby producing the effect of squinting or cross-eyes. Also called strabismus. — strabismal, strabismic, adj.
See also: Eyes
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4 in every thousand squares: RASPISHER OED raspish adj WASPISHER OED waspish adj FLATCAPPD flat-capp'd, OED wall 16, 1821 q RESPASSES OED respass DOSPASSOS Dos Passos, 1930s author of eg Big Money, 42nd Parallel MISCHIEVD mischiev'd, OED mischeive 3, 1649q, and others HADIWISTS OED hadiwist SPISCATED OED spissated, 1779q STRABISME OED strabism, 1661q ECREVISSE OED ecrevisse FASTPACED fast-paced, OED give 37d, 1964q etc