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cryolathe

[ krahy-uh-leyth ]
/ 藞kra瑟 蓹藢le瑟冒 /
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noun
an instrument for reshaping the cornea to correct severe nearsightedness or farsightedness: the cornea is removed from the eye, rapidly frozen, reshaped, and reinserted.
verb (used without object), cry路o路lathed, cry路o路lath路ing.
to reshape the cornea with the aid of this instrument.
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