anisometropia

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an·i·so·me·tro·pi·a

 (ăn-ī′sə-mĭ-trō′pē-ə)
n.
A condition in which the refractive power of one eye differs from that of the other.

[aniso- + Greek metron, measure; see meter1 + -opia.]

an·i′so·me·trop′ic (-trŏp′ĭk, -trō′pĭk) adj.
an·i′so·me·trop′i·cal·ly adv.
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anisometropia

(ænˌaɪsəʊməˈtrəʊpɪə; ˌænaɪ-)
n
(Medicine) an imbalance in the power of the two eyes to refract light
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anisometropia

a defect of the eyesight in which each eye has a different power to refract light. Cf. isometropia. — anisometropic, adj.
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Noun1.anisometropia - difference in the refractive power of the two eyesanisometropia - difference in the refractive power of the two eyes
eye condition - the condition of the optical properties of the eye
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