dacryosyrinx

[ dăk′rē-ō-sîrĭngks ]

n.

An abnormal opening into a tear duct or lacrimal sac.
A syringe for irrigating the lacrimal ducts.

Nearby words

  1. deciduate,
  2. deciduation,
  3. deciduitis,
  4. deciduoma,
  5. deciduoma malignum,
  6. deciduous dentition,
  7. deciduous membrane,
  8. deciduous tooth,
  9. deciduous trees and shrubs,
  10. deciduously


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