shortsightedness
noun see shortsighted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Shortsightedness — Shortsighted Short sight ed, a. 1. Not able to see far; nearsighted; myopic. See {Myopic}, and {Myopia}. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: Not able to look far into futurity; unable to understand things deep; of limited intellect. [1913 Webster] 3. Having… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shortsightedness — See shortsightedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • shortsightedness — noun myopia Ant: farsightedness, hyperopia …   Wiktionary

  • shortsightedness — SYN: myopia. * * * short·sight·ed·ness n MYOPIA * * * short·sight·ed·ness (shortґsīt əd nis) myopia …   Medical dictionary

  • shortsightedness — n. myopia, inability to see distant objects clearly; quality of lacking foresight, heedlessness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shortsightedness — short·sight·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • shortsightedness — noun 1. a lack of prudence and care by someone in the management of resources • Syn: ↑improvidence • Ant: ↑providence (for: ↑improvidence) • Derivationally related forms: ↑shortsighted, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Близорукость (Shortsightedness) — см. Миопия. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • shortsighted — adjective 1. lacking foresight or scope (Freq. 4) a short view of the problem shortsighted policies shortsighted critics derided the plan myopic thinking • Syn: ↑short, ↑unforesightful, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tuesdays with Morrie — Infobox Book name = Tuesdays with Morrie image caption = author = Mitch Albom country = U.S. language = English genre = Philosophy publisher = Random House release date = 1997 media type = Print Hardcover Paperback pages = isbn = ISBN 0 385 48451 …   Wikipedia

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