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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 my·o·pia /maɪˈopiə/
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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 my·o·pia /maɪˈopɪə/ 名詞
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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 My·o·pi·a n.  Med. Nearsightedness; shortsightedness; a condition of the eye in which the rays from distant object are brought to a focus before they reach the retina, and hence form an indistinct image; while the rays from very near objects are normally converged so as to produce a distinct image.  It is corrected by the use of a concave lens.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 myopia
      n : (ophthalmology) eyesight abnormality resulting from the
          eye's faulty refractive ability; distant objects appear
          blurred [syn: nearsightedness, shortsightedness]
          [ant: hyperopia]