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distorted vision in which straight lines appear as curves or angles, and symmetry is incorrectly perceived.
anorthopia/an·or·tho·pia/ (-or-tho´pe-ah) asymmetrical or distorted vision.
a visual disorder in which straight lines appear to be curved or angular. The person also may have a diminished perception of symmetry.
anorthopia(1) Visual distortion in which straight lines appear curved.
(2) Visual illusion; metamorphopsia.
(3) Visual hallucination.
This term is not used in the working medical parlance.
A perceptual anomaly in which straight lines appear curved.