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anopsia

 [ah-nop´se-ah]
suppression of vision in one area only; see also quadrantanopia.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

a·nop·sia

(an-op'sē-ă)
Defect of vision.
[G. an, without, + ōps, eye, vision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

anopsia

(ă-nop′sē-ă) [ ¹an- + -opsia]
1. Hyperphoria.
2. Inability to use the vision, as occurs in strabismus, cataract, or refractive errors or in those confined in the dark.
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anopsia 

Defect or loss of vision.
quadrantic anopsia See quadrantanopia.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann