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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A lack of prudence and care by someone in the management of resources; (ophthalmology) eyesight abnormality resulting from the eye's faulty refractive ability.

Usage examples (36)
  • Your shortsightedness is alarming ... please tell us you're not really that out of touch?
  • Today, even worse shortsightedness is evident.
  • However he attributed it to a special kind of shortsightedness that wore off by about 20.
  • I think this is precisely the kind of shortsightedness that has led to the mess American science is in now. for more
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