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PRESBYOPIA

 Dictionary entry overview: What does presbyopia mean? 

PRESBYOPIA (noun)
  The noun PRESBYOPIA has 1 sense:

1. farsightedness resulting from a reduced ability to focus caused by loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens with age

  Familiarity information: PRESBYOPIA used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PRESBYOPIA (noun)


Sense 1presbyopia [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Farsightedness resulting from a reduced ability to focus caused by loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens with age

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Hypernyms ("presbyopia" is a kind of...):

farsightedness; hypermetropia; hypermetropy; hyperopia; longsightedness (abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects)


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