astigmatic

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adjective as·tig·mat·ic \ˌas-tig-ˈma-tik\

Definition of astigmatic

  1. 1 :  affected with, relating to, or correcting astigmatism

  2. 2 :  showing incapacity for observation or discrimination <an astigmatic fanaticism, a disregard for the facts — The New York Herald Tribune>

astigmatic

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Origin and Etymology of astigmatic

a- + Greek stigmat-, stigma stigma


First Known Use: circa 1852


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astigmatic

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adjective as·tig·mat·ic \ˌas-tig-ˈmat-ik\

Medical Definition of astigmatic

  1. :  affected with, relating to, or correcting astigmatism


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astigmatic

noun as·tig·mat·ic

Medical Definition of astigmatic

  1. :  a person affected with astigmatism

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