blephar-


a combining form meaning “eyelid,” used in the formation of compound words: blepharitis.

Also especially before a consonant, blepharo-.

Origin of blephar-

< Greek blephar-, combining form of blépharon
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blepharo- in Medicine

blepharo-

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Eyelid; eyelids:blepharospasm.
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