polyopia, polyopsia

polyopia, polyopsia
The perception of several images of the same object. SYN: multiple vision. [poly- + G. ops, eye]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • polyopia —    Also known as polyopsia. Both terms stem from the Greek words polus (much, many) and opsis (seeing). They refer to the perception of an image that repeats itself within the visual field. The ensuing coexistence of various similar images within …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • polyopsia —    see polyopia …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • polyopsia — poly·op·sia (pol″e opґse ə) polyopia …   Medical dictionary

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