Medical Dictionary

parafoveal

play
adjective para·fo·ve·al \-ˈfō-vē-əl\

Medical Definition of parafoveal

  1. 1:  surrounding the fovea <parafoveal regions of the retina>

  2. 2:  dependent on parts of the retina external to the fovea <parafoveal vision> <parafoveal threshold of reaction>


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up parafoveal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a harsh rebuke

Get Word of the Day daily email!