orthokeratology

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orthokeratology

[awr-thoh-ker-uh-tol-uh-jee]
noun Ophthalmology.
a technique for correcting refractive errors in vision by changing the shape of the cornea with the temporary use of progressively flatter hard contact lenses.

Origin:
1970–75; ortho- + kerato- + -logy

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orthokeratology or·tho·ker·a·tol·o·gy (ôr'thō-kěr'ə-tŏl'ə-jē)
n.
A method of improving unaided vision by molding the cornea with contact lenses.

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The use of orthokeratology or radial keratotomy methods is not acceptable for purposes of meeting this requirement.
Advise airmen that they must follow the prescribed or proper use of orthokeratology lenses to ensure.
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