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[L. sphaera, sphera, globe fr. Gr. sphaira, a ball]
1. A ball or globelike structure. 2. The power of a corrective lens to correct nearsighted or farsighted refractive defects. Sphere is measured in diopters. SYN: SEE: optometric sphere
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Sphere." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/750348/all/sphere.
Sphere. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/750348/all/sphere. Accessed February 17, 2020.
Sphere. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/750348/all/sphere
Sphere [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2020 February 17]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/750348/all/sphere.
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