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retinopathy

[ret-n-op-uh-thee]
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noun Ophthalmology.
  1. any diseased condition of the retina, especially one that is noninflammatory.

Origin of retinopathy

First recorded in 1930–35; retin(a) + -o- + -pathy
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retinopathy

noun
  1. any of various noninflammatory diseases of the retina which may have serious effects on vision
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retinopathy in Medicine

retinopathy

(rĕt′n-ŏpə-thē)
n.
  1. A noninflammatory degenerative disease of the retina.
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