double vision

noun

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Examples of double vision in a Sentence

He wore special glasses to correct his double vision.
Recent Examples on the Web Symptoms include eye bulging, eyes that don’t work together and double vision. Essence, 25 July 2022 In the Miller Fisher variant of G.B.S., the disease attacks the nerves controlling the muscles of the head and neck as well as those of the feet and legs, causing double vision and difficulty swallowing. New York Times, 16 Feb. 2022 Seeing differently out of each eye is indeed double vision. Dr. Keith Roach, oregonlive, 21 Apr. 2022 Most cases of double vision are due to abnormalities of the muscles that control eye movement. Dr. Keith Roach, oregonlive, 21 Apr. 2022 Loss of this key nutrient can cause a wide variety of neurological symptoms — usually difficulty walking and a loss of feeling in the hands and feet, sometimes double vision and trouble swallowing as well. New York Times, 16 Feb. 2022 Many patients with traumatic brain injuries struggle with blurred or double vision, or lack depth perception, because brain injuries can disrupt neural pathways that control eye movements. New York Times, 1 Mar. 2022 Kind of like watching a baseball game with double vision. Evan Petzold, Detroit Free Press, 27 Feb. 2022 Symptoms can include headaches, brain fog, blurry vision, double vision, ringing in the ears, difficulties concentrating, anxiety. Maria Wu, Forbes, 30 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of double vision

circa 1860, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of double vision was circa 1860

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4 Aug 2022

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“Double vision.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double%20vision. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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