orthophoria

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orthophoria or·tho·pho·ri·a (ôr'thə-fôr'ē-ə)
n.
The normal condition of balance between the muscles of the eyes that permits the lines of sight to meet at an object being looked at.


or'tho·phor'ic (-fôr'ĭk) adj.
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