blepharostat

[ blĕfə-rō-stăt′ ]

n.

An instrument used to hold the eyelids apart.

Nearby words

  1. blepharoplegia,
  2. blepharoptosis,
  3. blepharoptosis adiposa,
  4. blepharorrhaphy,
  5. blepharospasm,
  6. blepharostenosis,
  7. blepharosynechia,
  8. blepharotomy,
  9. blert,
  10. blesbok


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