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1. myopia

noun. ['maɪˈoʊpiːə'] (ophthalmology) eyesight abnormality resulting from the eye's faulty refractive ability; distant objects appear blurred.

Synonyms

  • shortsightedness
  • ametropia

Antonyms

  • prudence
  • providence
  • ametropia

Etymology

  • μυωπία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Myopia

  • cornucopia
  • dinotopia
  • comicopia
  • hyperopia
  • fruitopia
  • utopia
  • ethiopia
  • tropea

How do you pronounce myopia?

Pronounce myopia as maɪˈoʊpiə.

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Sentences with myopia


1. Noun, singular or mass
Such myopia makes it difficult for managers to marshal subordinates for the company's vision.

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