from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See hyperopia.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The condition of being unable to focus on near objects; presbyopia
- n. The quality of being considerate about what might happen in the future
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Quality of bbeing farsighted.
- n. Hypermetropia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being far-sighted.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. seeing ahead; knowing in advance; foreseeing
- n. a reduced ability to focus on near objects caused by loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens after age 45
- n. abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects
When you do this you will attempt nothing but what you know you can carry out, and success will crown your efforts; this is what businessmen call farsightedness; it is much the same as insight, and it is one of the great secrets of success in all important undertakings.
Hyperopia: Commonly referred to as farsightedness, hyperopia refers to the limited ability to focus on near objects.
* '' 'Hyperopia:' '' Commonly referred to as farsightedness, hyperopia refers to the limited ability to focus on near objects.
If you suffer from hyperopia, more commonly known as farsightedness or longsightedness, you may be interested to know that the world's first contact lens to correct the condition has been developed.
[[File: Myopia. jpg | right | thumb | 150px | A scene as it may be viewed by a person suffering from myopia.]] * '' 'Hyperopia:' '' Commonly referred to as farsightedness, hyperopia refers to the limited ability to focus on near objects.
Praising America's "farsightedness" in coming to Europe's aid in previous generations, they called on Europe today to show a similar mettle and back their ally.
All of that could come more quickly for those already with vision problems such as farsightedness, astigmatism or age-related vision problems like glaucoma or cataracts and eye-fatigue.
It can never be about the lack of planning or farsightedness they lack, the inability to stand for what their constituents are demanding they produce or the representation they will not give if in any way that impinges of their being reelected.
Consumer psychologists call it hyperopia, the medical term for farsightedness and the opposite of myopia, nearsightedness, because it's the result of people looking too far ahead.
Everyone in government now knows his memos can serve, years later, to illustrate his farsightedness and defend against charges of blindness, indifference, stupidity.