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adjective     myopic pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    medical not able to see clearly things that are far away. A less technical word for this is short-sighted.
  2. 2
    formal not thinking about what the results of your actions will be

    myopic voters who only want lower taxes now

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     myopically pronunciation in British English
/maɪˈɒpɪk(ə)li/ adverb


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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