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orthoptics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction or·thop·tics \-tiks\

Medical Definition of orthoptics

  1. :  the treatment or the art of treating defective visual habits, defects of binocular vision, and muscle imbalance (as strabismus) by reeducation of visual habits, exercise, and visual training


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