Macro-psia

macropsia

[muh-krop-see-uh]
noun Ophthalmology.
a defect of vision in which objects appear to be larger than their actual size.
Also, macropia [muh-kroh-pee-uh] , macropsy [mak-rop-see] .
Also called megalopsia, megalopia.
Compare micropsia.


Origin:
1885–90; < Neo-Latin; see macr(o)-, -opsia

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macropsia (məˈkrɒpsɪə)
 
n
the condition of seeing everything in the field of view as larger than it really is, which can occur in diseases of the retina or in some brain disorders

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