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ˌæm ɪˈtroʊ pi əametropi·a

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ametropianoun

    (ophthalmology) faulty refraction of light rays in the eye as in astigmatism or myopia


  1. ametropianoun

    A visual impairment resulting from faulty refraction of light rays in the eye. Subtypes include myopia astigmatism and hyperopia. -- Am`e*trop"ic (

    Etymology: [Gr. 'a`metros irregular + 'w`ps, 'wpo`s, eye.]


  1. ametropianoun

    Any of several disorders of the eye (spherical or cylindrical) resulting from faulty refractive ability.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ametropianoun

    any abnormal condition of the refracting powers of the eye

    Etymology: [Gr. 'a`metros irregular + 'w`ps, 'wpo`s, eye.]


  1. Ametropia

    An optical condition in the eye where there is an error of refraction of light rays on the retina.On-line Medical Dictionary

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ametropia in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ametropia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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