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heterophoria

noun het·ero·pho·ria \ ˌhet-ə-rō-ˈfōr-ē-ə, -ˈfȯr-ē-ə \

medical Definition of heterophoria

:latent strabismus in which one eye tends to deviate either medially or laterally — compare exophoria

heterophoric

play \-ˈfȯr-ik, -ˈfär-ik\ adjective

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