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What are eyeglasses called that have only the lenses' upper halves for distance and no lower halves?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Reverse bifocals

These are eyeglasses with an upper half adjusted for clear distance vision and the lower half cut off which are useful for those with clear vision at near but needing a correction for distance.
These are not common as the eyes have to be a special power and many would think they look a little odd.

In brief: Reverse bifocals

These are eyeglasses with an upper half adjusted for clear distance vision and the lower half cut off which are useful for those with clear vision at near but needing a correction for distance.
These are not common as the eyes have to be a special power and many would think they look a little odd.
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Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology

In brief: Bifocals

Bifocals are eyeglasses with 2 different optical lenses.

In brief: Bifocals

Bifocals are eyeglasses with 2 different optical lenses.
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