macropsia

noun
mac·​rop·​sia | \ ma-ˈkräp-sē-ə How to pronounce macropsia (audio) \
variants: also macropsy \ ˈma-​ˌkräp-​sē How to pronounce macropsy (audio) \
plural macropsias also macropsies

Medical Definition of macropsia

: a condition of the eye in which objects appear to be unnaturally large — compare micropsia

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“Macropsia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/macropsia. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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