ametropia

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ametropia am·e·tro·pi·a (ām'ĭ-trō'pē-ə)
n.
An eye abnormality, such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism, resulting from faulty refractive ability of the eye.


am'e·trop'ic (-trŏp'ĭk, -trō'pĭk) adj.
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