excellent, good, keen

Sharks have excellent eyesight.

bad, failing, poor

Failing eyesight finally forced her into an old people's home.


Owls have good eyesight.


She has started to lose her eyesight.

deteriorate, fail

Collocations dictionary. 2013.


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