farsightedness can be remedied by convex glasses, since they bend the light and bring it to a closer focus.
Still another defect of vision is known as presbyopia or farsightedness due to old age.
All the Believers, confiding in their chief's farsightedness, set ardently to work.
(It is said in phrenology, that fixed attention, farsightedness and supernatural vision, are seated between the eye-brows).
If the subject can read above the twenty-foot line and complains of headache from reading, farsightedness is indicated.
He left the permanent stamp of his wisdom and farsightedness upon that valuable document.
The line was successfully built and operated and the completed project was a monument to his enterprise and farsightedness.
farsightedness far·sight·ed·ness (fär'sī'tĭd-nĭs)
farsighted far·sight·ed or far-sight·ed (fär'sī'tĭd)
Able to see distant objects better than objects at close range; hyperopic.
Capable of seeing to a great distance.