cyclophoria

noun
cy·​clo·​pho·​ria | \ -ˈfōr-ē-ə, -ˈfȯr- How to pronounce cyclophoria (audio) \

Medical Definition of cyclophoria

: a form of heterophoria in which the vertical axis of the eye rotates to the right or left due to weakness of the oblique muscles

Other Words from cyclophoria

cyclophoric \ -​ˈfȯr-​ik, -​ˈfär-​ How to pronounce cyclophoria (audio) \ adjective

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“Cyclophoria.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cyclophoria. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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