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macropsia

[muh-krop-see-uh] /məˈkrɒp si ə/
noun, Ophthalmology
1.
a defect of vision in which objects appear to be larger than their actual size.
Also, macropia
[muh-kroh-pee-uh] /məˈkroʊ pi ə/ (Show IPA),
macropsy
[mak-rop-see] /ˈmæk rɒp si/ (Show IPA)
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Also called megalopsia, megalopia.
Compare micropsia.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < Neo-Latin; see macr(o)-, -opsia
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macropsia

/məˈkrɒpsɪə/
noun
1.
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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