amblyopia /ˌamblɪˈəʊpɪə/

a

I. noun [ mass noun]

1.
[Medicine] impaired or dim vision without obvious defect or change in the eye.
II. derivatives

amblyopic
adjective


– origin early 18th cent.: from Greek ambluōpia ‘short-sightedness’, from ambluōpos (adjective), from amblus ‘dull’ + ōps, ōp- ‘eye’.

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