EMMETROPISM

The normal optical system where distant objects are sharply focused on the retina. Also called emmetropia. Compare hyperopia- myopia.

EMMETROPISM: "Emmertropism is the normal functioning of the eye and optical system."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EMMETROPISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/emmetropism/ (accessed January 18, 2020).
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