Anorthopia
Anorthopia An`or*tho"pi*a, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? priv. + ortho- + Gr. ?, ?, the eye.] (Med.) Distorted vision, in which straight lines appear bent. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • anorthopia — an·or·tho·pia .an (.)ȯr thō pē ə n distorted vision in which straight lines appear bent or curved * * * an·or·tho·pia (an″or thoґpe ə) [an 1 + ortho + opia] 1. distorted vision in which straight lines appear as curves or angles, and… …   Medical dictionary

  • anorthopia — an·or·tho·pia …   English syllables

  • anorthopia — noun distorted vision in which straight lines appear curved • Hypernyms: ↑visual impairment, ↑visual defect, ↑vision defect, ↑visual disorder …   Useful english dictionary

  • anortopía — Eng. Anorthopia 1. Visión distorsionada de los objetos. 2. Ver Estrabismo …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • vision defect — noun impairment of the sense of sight • Syn: ↑visual impairment, ↑visual defect, ↑visual disorder • Hypernyms: ↑disability, ↑disablement, ↑handicap, ↑impairment …   Useful english dictionary

  • visual defect — noun impairment of the sense of sight • Syn: ↑visual impairment, ↑vision defect, ↑visual disorder • Hypernyms: ↑disability, ↑disablement, ↑handicap, ↑impairment …   Useful english dictionary

  • visual disorder — noun impairment of the sense of sight • Syn: ↑visual impairment, ↑visual defect, ↑vision defect • Hypernyms: ↑disability, ↑disablement, ↑handicap, ↑impairment …   Useful english dictionary

  • visual impairment — noun impairment of the sense of sight • Syn: ↑visual defect, ↑vision defect, ↑visual disorder • Hypernyms: ↑disability, ↑disablement, ↑handicap, ↑impairment …   Useful english dictionary

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