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myopic

adjective uk   /maɪˈɒp.ɪk/ us    /-ˈɑː.pɪk/
specialized medical not able to see clearly things that are far away disapproving unable to understand a situation or the way actions will affect it in the future: Their myopic refusal to act now will undoubtedly cause problems in the future.
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