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hyperopia (hī'pərō`pēə): see farsightednessfarsightedness
condition in which far objects can be seen easily but there is difficulty in near vision. It is caused by a defect of refraction in which the image is focused behind the retina of the eye rather than upon it, either because the eyeball is
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Lens replacement surgery is also an alternative treatment to laser eye surgery, particularly for high refractive errors such as extreme near sightedness and extreme far sightedness
``Enthusiasm for Arts & Kids has been overwhelming from the business community of Wales and the far sightedness
of the Principality in sponsoring this important project will make a real difference.
But that far sightedness
could not prevent corruption and economic mismanagement taking root and damaging the agriculture, light industry and tourism that keeps food on Kenyans' tables.