interocular lens implant

noun
a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation
Syn: ↑lens implant, ↑IOL
Hypernyms: ↑implant

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  • lens implant — noun a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation • Syn: ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL • Hypernyms: ↑implant • Hyponyms: ↑accommodating lens implant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • accommodating lens implant — noun a lens implant containing a hinge that allows for both near and far vision (thus mimicking the natural lens of a young person) • Syn: ↑accommodating IOL • Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL …   Useful english dictionary

  • multifocal lens implant — noun a type of lens implant that contains several rings with a common center and adjusts for near or far vision; the eye is in focus for near and far vision simultaneously • Syn: ↑multifocal IOL • Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens… …   Useful english dictionary

  • monofocal lens implant — noun a lens with a single focus that is used after cataract surgery to provide clear distance vision • Syn: ↑monofocal IOL • Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL …   Useful english dictionary

  • IOL — noun a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation • Syn: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant • Hypernyms: ↑implant • Hyponyms: ↑accommodating lens implant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • accommodating IOL — noun a lens implant containing a hinge that allows for both near and far vision (thus mimicking the natural lens of a young person) • Syn: ↑accommodating lens implant • Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL …   Useful english dictionary

  • multifocal IOL — noun a type of lens implant that contains several rings with a common center and adjusts for near or far vision; the eye is in focus for near and far vision simultaneously • Syn: ↑multifocal lens implant • Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular… …   Useful english dictionary

  • monofocal IOL — noun a lens with a single focus that is used after cataract surgery to provide clear distance vision • Syn: ↑monofocal lens implant • Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL …   Useful english dictionary

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