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presbyope

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noun pres·by·ope \ˈprez-bē-ˌōp; ˈpres-bē-, -pē-\

Definition of presbyope

  1. :  one affected with presbyopia



Origin of presbyope

probably from French, from New Latin presbyopia


First Known Use: circa 1857


Medical Dictionary

presbyope

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noun pres·by·ope \ˈprez-bē-ˌōp, ˈpres-bē-\

Medical Definition of presbyope

  1. :  one affected with presbyopia




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "presbyope"


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