acuity

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  • noun

Synonyms for acuity

a quick and penetrating intelligence

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Rather, prospective patients answer a series of lifestyle questions on a touch screen, and are presented with various-sized letters to determine near and far distance acuity, all in less than five minutes.
For example, if the distance acuity is 6/24, then the expected near acuity should be approximately 24/3 = N8 at a working distance of 25cm.
No patient in either group showed any deterioration of uncorrected distance acuity or contrast sensitivity.
This means that older patients with small pupils may not achieve good distance acuity.