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Meaning of FARSIGHTEDNESS

Pronunciation:  'fâr'sItidnes

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects
 

FARSIGHTEDNESS is a 14 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: hypermetropia, hypermetropy, hyperopia, longsightedness
 
 Antonyms: myopia, nearsightedness, shortsightedness
 
 See Also: ametropia, presbyopia

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Far"sight`ed*ness\, n.
1. Quality of bbeing farsighted.

2. (Med.) Hypermetropia.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Hyperopia is the condition in which parallel light rays are focused behind the retina of the eye, causing nearby objects to seem blurry while faraway objects are clearer. Compare myopia.
 

 

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