hyperope

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hyperope a person with hyperopia; a farsighted person
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hyperope Same as hypermetrope.
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

Hyperopic formation in a high degree.
"Schweigger on Squint" by C. Schweigger
The literature of imagination may be divided into two distinct schools, that of the myopes and that of the hyperopes.
"Concerning Lafcadio Hearn" by George M. Gould
***

In news:

Hyperopic (hy-per-AW-pik) automated lammelar keratectomy (luh-MEL-lur care-uh-TECK-tuh-mee), is a procedure used to reduce low to moderate levels of farsightedness.
Mr Wills's eye for political misinterpretation seems hyperopic .
Hyperopic (hy-per-AW-pik) automated lammelar keratectomy (luh-MEL-lur care-uh-TECK-tuh-mee), is a procedure used to reduce low to moderate levels of farsightedness.
In humans, we know that myopic eyes are typically more hyperopic in the periphery than at the fovea, while hyperopic eyes are usually more myopic in the periphery than at the fovea (Millodot, 1981.
***