- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a visual defect in which distant images are focused in front of rather than on the retina; nearsightedness. (Cf. hyperopia.)
Because of her myopia, she needs glasses to see things at a distance.
||mental shortsightedness, or failure to perceive adequately or correctly some effect or consequence.
The problem could have been circumvented if not for the myopia of the politicians.
The word myopia
contains the following part:
op, ops, opt, opto, ophthalm, ophthalmo, -opia, -opsy
that means eye, visual condition, vision, sight, inspection