Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to presbyopia; affected with presbyopia; old-sighted.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Affected by presbyopia; also, remedying presbyopia; farsighted.
- adj. able to see distant objects clearly
“Once you become presbyopic, you'll need reading glasses and you may need intermediate correction as well.”
“You become presbyopic and need reading glasses.iii”
“Perhaps Bella, without a spouse around to mention that she needs a vision test and reading glasses, took my examples one hundred and eighty degrees out of context not because she was willfully twisting my words to back up her point (that would be unethical, after all), but because she just couldn't see all that well (I'll give her the benefit of the doubt, being a fellow presbyopic singleton.)”
“This presbyopic worldviewdestroys unity in the democracy movement and serves to consolidate white male dominance.”
“The PresbyLens® clinical study will evaluate 400 presbyopic subjects for three years.”
“Currently, more than 73 million people in the US are presbyopic.”
“Think of a presbyopic grandma (wears plus lens readers) - you can imagine her pulling down on the bridge of the glasses, as if the frame is resting low toward the tip of the nose; this increases the effective power.”
“Because the human lens continues to change as it grows older, the presbyopic prescription will increase over time as well.”
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