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Pronunciation: chart


  1. A recording of clinical data relating to a patient's case.
  2. optics symbols of graduated size for measuring visual acuity, or test types for determining far or near vision.

See: Snellen test types

Synonym(s): curve2

[L. charta, sheet of papyrus]

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