hypermetropia

noun
hy·per·me·tro·pia | \ ˌhī-pər-mi-ˈtrō-pē-ə \

Definition of hypermetropia 

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hypermetropic \ˌhī-pər-mi-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträ- \ adjective

First Known Use of hypermetropia

1868, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hypermetropia

New Latin, from Greek hypermetros + New Latin -opia

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hypermetropia

noun
hy·per·me·tro·pia | \ ˌhī-pər-mi-ˈtrō-pē-ə \

Medical Definition of hypermetropia 

Other words from hypermetropia

hypermetropic \-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträp-ik \ adjective

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