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myope

/ˈmaɪəʊp/
noun
1.
any person afflicted with myopia
Word Origin
C18: via French from Greek muōps; see myopia
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Word Origin and History for myope
n.

"short-sighted person," 1728, from French myope "short-sighted" (16c.), from Late Latin myop-, from Greek myops "short-sighted" (see myopia).

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myope in Medicine

myope my·ope (mī'ōp')
n.
One who is affected by myopia.

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