axillary cataract

n.

A type of hereditary cataract in which the opacity of the lens or capsule is deep and central.

Nearby words

  1. axillae,
  2. axillar,
  3. axillary,
  4. axillary artery,
  5. axillary bud,
  6. axillary cavity,
  7. axillary fossa,
  8. axillary gland,
  9. axillary nerve,
  10. axillary vein


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