Definition of Hyperope

1. Noun. A person with hyperopia; a farsighted person.

Generic synonyms: Visually Impaired Person



Definition of Hyperope

1. Noun. A farsighted person, a hyperopic person, a person with hyperopia. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hyperope

1. a farsighted person [n -S]

Medical Definition of Hyperope

1. One suffering from hyperopia. Synonym: hypermetrope. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hyperope

hypernymous
hypernyms
hypernymy
hyperoartia
hyperoctahedral
hyperon
hyperoncotic
hyperonic
hyperons
hyperonychia
hyperonym
hyperonyms
hyperonymy
hyperoodon
hyperoodons
hyperope (current term)
hyperoperation
hyperoperations
hyperoperator
hyperoperators
hyperopes
hyperopia
hyperopias
hyperopic
hyperopic astigmatism
hyperopically
hyperoral
hyperorality
hyperorchidism
hyperorexia

Literary usage of Hyperope

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1. The Clinical Journal (1902)
"of this hyperope it will so act that, assisted by the dioptric system of the eye, it will cause parallel rays to focus on the retina, hence the measurement ..."

2. The Functional Examination of the Eye by John Herbert Claiborne (1895)
"But we have seen that the unfortunate hyperope cannot see distant objects well ... The hyperope then does see clearly in the distance, but he does so at the ..."

3. Studies on Children by Albercht Nagel, W. F. Southard, George Washington Andrew Luckey, Herman T. Lukens, Sara Eliza Wiltse, Mary Whiton Calkins, Oscar Chrisman, Frank Drew, John A. Hancock, Edwin Diller Starbuck, Earl Barnes (1869)
"The typical hyperope presents fully as marked physical ... The eyes of the hyperope resemble the eyes of the lower races and animals which are nearly always ..."

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