Emmetropia (from Greek emmetros, "well-proportioned" or "fitting") describes the state of vision where an object at infinity is in sharp focus with the eye lens in a neutral or relaxed state. This condition of the normal eye is achieved when the refractive power of the cornea and the axial length o...
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[n] - (ophthalmology) the normal refractive condition of the eye in which there is clear focus of light on the retina
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the state of normal vision
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Em`me·tro'pi·a (-me*trō'pĭ*ȧ) noun [ New Latin , from Greek 'e`mmetros in measure, proportioned, suitable ( 'en in + me`tron measure) + 'w`ps , 'wpo`s , eye.] (Medic...
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<ophthalmology> That refractive condition of the eye in which the rays of light are all brought accurately and without undue effort to a focus upon the retina; opposed to hypermetropia, myopia, an astigmatism. ... Origin: NL, fr. Gr. In measure, proportioned, suitable (in + measure) +, eye. .....
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noun (ophthalmology) the normal refractive condition of the eye in which there is clear focus of light on the retina
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(em″ә-tro´pe-ә) the ideal optical condition, parallel rays coming to a focus on the retina. adj., emmetrop´ic, adj. . Emmetropia.
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• (n.) That refractive condition of the eye in which the rays of light are all brought accurately and without undue effort to a focus upon the retina; -- opposed to hypermetropia, myopia, an astigmatism.
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(from the article `eye, human`) ...falls behind the retina, the image of the distant point is again a circle on the retina; and the farsighted eye is said to have too little ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: em′ĕ-trō′pē-ă Definitions: 1. The state of refraction of the eye in which parallel rays, when the eye is at rest, are focused exactly on the retina.
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A condition in which light rays focus correctly on the retina, without using corrective lenses; same as 6/6 vision.
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Perfect sight, when light from an object at infinity is sharply focussed on the retina.
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1) Physiological condition 2) Physiological state
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