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esotropia

Pronunciation: es'o-tro'pe-a

Definition: The form of strabismus in which the visual axes converge; may be paralytic or concomitant, monocular or alternating, accommodative or nonaccommodative.

Synonym(s): convergent squint, convergent strabismus, esodeviation2, internal squint

[G. eso, inward, + trope, turn]

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