dysadaptation

[ dis-ad-uh p-tey-shuh n ]
/ dɪsˌæd əpˈteɪ ʃən /

noun Ophthalmology.

faulty adaptation of the iris and retina to light.

Nearby words

  1. dyostyle,
  2. dyothelite,
  3. dys-,
  4. dysacousia,
  5. dysacusis,
  6. dysanagnosia,
  7. dysaphia,
  8. dysaptation,
  9. dysarteriotony,
  10. dysarthria

Also dys·ap·ta·tion [dis-uh p-tey-shuh n] /ˌdɪs əpˈteɪ ʃən/.

Origin of dysadaptation


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