ophthalmometry

noun
oph·​thal·​mom·​e·​try | \-ˈmäm-ə-trē \
plural ophthalmometries

Medical Definition of ophthalmometry 

: the measuring of the corneal curvatures of the eye and of their deviations from normal (as in astigmatism) usually by means of an ophthalmometer

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