oxyopia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n oxyopia unusually acute vision
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Oxyopia (Med) Excessive acuteness of sight.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n oxyopia Abnormal acuteness of sight, arising from increased sensibility of the retina.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Oxyopia ok-si-ō′pi-a unusual keenness of sight.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. oxyopia, from Gr. 'oxy`s sharp + sight
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr.,—oxys, sharp, ōps, the eye.