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esotropia

[es-uh-troh-pee-uh] /ˌɛs əˈtroʊ pi ə/
noun, Ophthalmology
1.
strabismus in which one eye deviates inward.
Origin
< Neo-Latin; see eso-, -trope, -ia
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[es-uh-trop-ik] /ˌɛs əˈtrɒp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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esotropia in Medicine

esotropia es·o·tro·pi·a (ěs'ə-trō'pē-ə)
n.
The form of strabismus in which the visual axes converge. Also called convergent strabismus, crossed eyes.


es'o·trop'ic (-trŏp'ĭk, -trō'pĭk) adj.
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