Presbyopic Pres`by*op"ic, a. Affected by presbyopia; also, remedying presbyopia; farsighted. [1913 Webster]

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  • presbyopic — adjective or noun see presbyopia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • presbyopic — See presbyopia. * * * …   Universalium

  • presbyopic — adjective Affected by presbyopia; also, remedying presbyopia; farsighted …   Wiktionary

  • presbyopic — Relating to or suffering from presbyopia. * * * pres·by·opic ō pik, äp ik adj affected with presbyopia …   Medical dictionary

  • presbyopic — pres·by·op·ic || ‚prezbɪ É‘pɪk / É’pɪk adj. farsighted, unable to see nearby objects clearly (due to age) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • presbyopic — a. Far sighted, presbytic, old sighted, long sighted …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • presbyopic — pres·by·op·ic …   English syllables

  • presbyopic — adjective able to see distant objects clearly • Syn: ↑farsighted • Ant: ↑nearsighted (for: ↑farsighted) • Similar to: ↑eagle eyed, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • presbyopia — presbyopic /prez bee op ik, pres /, adj. /prez bee oh pee euh, pres /, n. Ophthalm. farsightedness due to ciliary muscle weakness and loss of elasticity in the crystalline lens. [1785 95; < Gk presby (comb. form of présbys old, old man) + OPIA] * …   Universalium

  • Presbyopia — is a condition where the eye exhibits a progressively diminished ability to focus on near objects with age. Presbyopia’s exact mechanisms are not known with certainty; the research evidence most strongly supports a loss of elasticity of the… …   Wikipedia

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