farsightedness

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noun far·sight·ed·ness \ˈfär-ˌsī-təd-nəs\

Definition of farsightedness

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being farsighted

  2. 2 :  hyperopia

Examples of farsightedness in a Sentence

  1. thanks to our farsightedness, we had sufficient emergency supplies when the storm knocked out our power

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First Known Use of farsightedness

circa 1829


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farsightedness

noun far·sight·ed·ness

Medical Definition of farsightedness

  1. 1:  the quality or state of being farsighted

  2. 2:  hyperopia


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