acuity

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acuity

[ə′kyü·ə·dē]
(biology)
Sharpness of sense perception, as of vision or hearing.
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The control group had significantly better uncorrected and corrected distance acuity than both of the astigmatic groups (ANOVA p values < 0.001, post hoc p values < 0.001).
Finally, Factor 6 was related to problems associated with distance acuity.
Each student's corrected distance acuity was also noted, ranging from 20/40 to 20/600.