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Definition of "hypermetropic" []

  • Pertaining to or affected with hypermetropia; far-sighted.

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "hypermetropic" in a sentence
  • "The disastrous consequences of eye strain should be understood by all in charge of children who are naturally hypermetropic."
  • "The young eye, for example, is too flat (hypermetropic) -- made to focus only on objects at a distance."
  • "A _long-sighted_, or _hypermetropic_, eye is one which can focus light from distant objects, but not from near objects."
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