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noun as in vision condition

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If the subject can read above the twenty-foot line and complains of headache from reading, farsightedness is indicated.

Still another defect of vision is known as presbyopia or farsightedness due to old age.

The line was successfully built and operated and the completed project was a monument to his enterprise and farsightedness.

Farsightedness can be remedied by convex glasses, since they bend the light and bring it to a closer focus.

Perhaps it was their very farsightedness that made the people of the church think of moving uptown.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to farsightedness, such as: hypermetropia, and hyperopia.

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