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aniseikonia

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noun an·is·ei·ko·nia \ˌa-ˌnī-ˌsī-ˈkō-nē-ə\

Definition of aniseikonia

  1. :  a defect of binocular vision in which the two retinal images of an object differ in size

an·is·ei·kon·icplay \-ˈkä-nik\ adjective


Origin of aniseikonia

New Latin, from anis- + Greek eikōn image — more at icon


First Known Use: 1934


Medical Dictionary

aniseikonia

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noun an·is·ei·ko·nia \ˌan-ˌī-ˌsī-ˈkō-nē-ə\

Medical Definition of aniseikonia

  1. :  a defect of binocular vision in which the two retinal images of an object differ in size

  2. an·is·ei·kon·ic \-ˈkän-ik\play adjective




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