Definition of nearsightedness
Recent Examples of nearsightedness from the Web
The new laser procedure is designed to treat nearsightedness in patients aged 22 and older.
His nearsightedness kept him from military service.
And the Raindrop hasn’t been studied in people who years ago underwent LASIK surgery to correct nearsightedness.
The killing inspired decades of social-science research; the show used the case as an ideal test for the characters’ own emotional nearsightedness.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'nearsightedness.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of nearsightedness
Medical Definition of nearsightedness
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up nearsightedness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).