diplopia(redirected from physiological astigmatism)
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See double vision.
di·plo′pic (-plō′pĭk, dĭ-plŏp′ĭk) adj.
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(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]
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di•plo•pi•a(dɪˈploʊ pi ə)
a pathological condition of vision in which a single object appears double. Also called double vision.
di•plop′ic (-ˈplɒp ɪk, -ˈploʊ pɪk) adj.
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|Noun||1.||diplopia - visual impairment in which an object is seen as two objects; "diplopia often disappears when one eye is covered"|
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n. diplopía, visión doble.
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