Definition of Emmetropes

1. Noun. (plural of emmetrope) ¹



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Definition of Emmetropes

1. emmetrope [n] - See also: emmetrope

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Emmetropes

emmenagogs
emmenagogues
emmenia
emmer
emmers
emmesh
emmeshed
emmeshes
emmeshing
emmet
emmetrope
emmetropes (current term)
emmetropia
emmetropias
emmetropic
emmetropically
emmetropization
emmetropy
emmets
emmew
emmewed
emmewing
emmews
emmisivity
emmonsite
emmove

Literary usage of Emmetropes

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1. Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting by American Ophthalmological Society (1871)
"... Amblyopes 7= 0.6 " Total 1092 100 per cent. Among 2,53i pupils of the Russian Gymnasia there were Myopes 866 = 34.2 per cent. emmetropes 654 = 25.8 ..."

2. Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society by American Ophthalmological Society (1865)
"emmetropes 205 = 24.2 ... emmetropes C54 = 25.8 ... And among 1824 pupils of the German schools, there were Myopes 451 = 24.7 per cent emmetropes 478 ..."

3. The Diagnosis and treatment of the diseases of the eye by Henry Willard Williams (1886)
"The following is given as an approximative scale of the power of glasses required to correct Pr. in emmetropes: — Hypermetropic eyes, which call for an ..."

4. Ophthalmic review (1891)
"The difference between the myopes and the emmetropes is, on the average, ... The average increment is : for myopes, 5-410 mm. ; for emmetropes, 2"072 mm.; ..."

5. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1888)
"In emmetropes, and sometimes in hyperopes, such spasm of the whole muscle will induce apparent myopia, and in myopes exaggeration of the myopia. ..."

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