a condition in which only one eye fixes on an object while the other turns inward, producing the appearance of cross-eye
Origin of esotropiaModern Latin ; from Classical Greek es?, within + Modern Latin -tropia, -tropy
A form of strabismus in which one or both of the eyes deviate inward. Also called crossed eyes, cross-eye.
Origin of esotropiaNew Latin es&omacron;tropia : Greek es&omacron;, within; see en in Indo-European roots + Greek trop&emacron;, a turning; see –tropic.