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day blindness


noun

hemeralopia.

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Nearby words

dax, day, day after day, day and night, day bed, day blindness, day boy, day by day, day camp, day care, day coach

Origin of day blindness

First recorded in 1825–35
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British Dictionary definitions for day blindness

day blindness


noun

a nontechnical name for hemeralopia
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Medicine definitions for day blindness

day blindness

[ dā ]

n.

hemeralopia
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