from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or characterized by emmetropia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to, or characterized by, emmetropia.

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  • adjective Pertaining to emmetropia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to the normal condition of the eye in which visual images are in clear focus on the retina


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  • He is now the father of two children, a boy and a girl, whose vision (tested repeatedly and fully) is emmetropic in both eyes, so that they have not inherited the congenital optical defect of their father.

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