Emmet

Em"met

(m"mt), n. [OE. emete, amete, AS. mete. See Ant.] (Zol.) An ant. [chiefly dialect]
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Emmet hunter (Zol.), the wryneck{3}, a type of bird related to the woodpeckers.
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Em`me*tro"pi*a

(m"m*tr"p*), n. [NL., fr. Gr. 'e`mmetros in measure, proportioned, suitable ('en in + me`tron measure) + 'w`ps, 'wpo`s, eye.] (Med.) That refractive condition of the eye in which the rays of light are all brought accurately and without undue effort to a focus upon the retina; -- opposed to hypermetropia, myopia, and astigmatism.
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