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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Unequally refractive; affected with anisometropia.

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  • adj. relating to a difference in the refractive power of the two eyes


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  • Between 30 and 50 percent of amblyopia cases are caused by differences in the degree of nearsightedness or farsightedness between the two eyes, termed anisometropic amblyopia.

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