hyperopic
adjective see hyperopia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hyperopic — See hyperope. * * * …   Universalium

  • hyperopic — adjective Farsighted; of, having, or pertaining to hyperopia. See Also: hyperopia, hyperope …   Wiktionary

  • hyperopic — Pertaining to hyperopia …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperopic — adj. far sighted, seeing distant objects more clearly than near ones …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hyperopic — hy·per·opic …   English syllables

  • hyperopic — adjective abnormal ability to focus of distant objects • Syn: ↑hypermetropic • Similar to: ↑farsighted, ↑presbyopic • Derivationally related forms: ↑hypermetropy (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • compound hyperopic astigmatism — astigmatism in which all meridians are hyperopic, both principal meridians having their foci behind the retina …   Medical dictionary

  • simple hyperopic astigmatism — astigmatism in which one meridian, usually the vertical, is emmetropic and the horizontal meridian is hyperopic. The focus of the vertical meridian is not in the retina; that of the horizontal is behind the retina; horizontal lines appear… …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperopia — hyperopic /huy peuhr op ik, oh pik/, adj. /huy peuhr oh pee euh/, n. Ophthalm. a condition of the eye in which parallel rays are focused behind the retina, distant objects being seen more distinctly than near ones; farsightedness (opposed to… …   Universalium

  • ah — hyperopic astigmatism * * * hyperopic astigmatism …   Medical dictionary

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