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Anorthopia

Definition of the noun anorthopia

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noun - plural: -

  1. distorted vision in which straight lines appear curved

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Google previewThe London Lancet (1852)

A Journal of British and Foreign Medicine, Physiology, Surgery, Chemistry, Criticism, Literature and News

Anorthopia is an affection of sight which we have not before seen mentioned, but it is certainly deserving of attention. It is characterized by the individual subject to it being unable to discern when objects are not parallel one to the other, and it ...

Google previewDictionary of Eclectic Shorthand (1894)

Giving the Phonetic and Shorthand Equivalents of the Primitive Words and the Various Classes of Derivative Words of the English Language. Also, Several Vocabularies of Technical Terms by Jesse George Cross

a«h-drm Anhydrosis aKhdross Anhydrous a«hdrs Anima a«ima Aniridia aKrdia Ankyloblepharon a«cl-blf Ankylosis a«c-los Anodyne a«odn Anophthalmia a«f-thl Anopsia arc-oр Anorganic a«r-gn Anorthopia a»r-th Anosmia a«osma Anotos ...

Google previewPocket Ophthalmic Dictionary, Including Pronunciation, Derivation and Definition of the Words Used in Optometry and Ophthalmology (1916)

Together with a Complete Description of the Light Wave Theory, Anatomy of the Eye, Functions, Blood and Nerve Supply of the Different Parts... by James John Lewis

Anorthopia (an-or-tho'-pe-ah). (Gr. an = not + orthos = straight + ops = eye.) A defective state of vision which is unable to distinguish a want of parallelism. Anterior (front part). Referring to the eye, the cornea would be the most anterior point.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Psychology (2016)

by Ray Corsini

anorthopia A defect of vision in which objects are seen as distorted (for example, straight lines may appear to the patient as crooked). anorthoscope A device containing a vertical slit, a drawing moved slowly in front of the slit permits viewers to ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

anorthopia/ anމ{rthǀމpƝāۑ/, a visual disorder in which straight lines appear to be curved or angular. The person also may have a diminished perception of symmetry.

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

31's: Anorthopia. Obliquity of vision; squinting. *HT, Haigfewt, fair:fe, RETTH, 3RRRR-#RE; fa:H-3Ra Anosmia. A loss of the sense of smell; anosphrasia. 315|TUTHT, Tasmatara, aurant, Gaa #1 wifki HT ETH Anosmic.

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Psychology (1991)

by Stuart Sutherland

anorthopia. A visual impairment in which the shape of edges and lines is distorted. anorthoscope. A device consisting of a slit behind which a drawing on a piece of paper is rapidly pulled at right angles to the slit's direction; ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Anorthopia, an-or-tho'-pe-ah. Obliquity of vision; squinting. Anosmia ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1910)

Anorthopia ( an-or-thope-ah) [Gr:#v priv. # 5986, straight + 3 pts vision]. Distorted vision.

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

anorthopia /an′ôrthō′′pē·ə/, a visual disorder in which straight lines appear to be curved or angular. The person also may have a diminished perception of symmetry and an inability to view objects in proper alignment.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

anorthopia /an′ôrthō′′pē·ə/, a visual disorder in which straight lines appear to be curved or angular. The person also may have a diminished perception of symmetry and an inability to view objects ...

Google previewDictionary of Optometry and Visual Science (2014)

by Michel Millodot

anorthopia A perceptual anomaly in which straight lines appear curved. anorthoscope An apparatus for producing and studying anorthoscopic perception which is the veridical perception of an image viewed under very ...

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