eyeground

[ ahy-ground ]
/ ˈaɪˌgraʊnd /

noun

the fundus of the eye as seen through an ophthalmoscope, examined chiefly to determine changes in the blood vessels.

Origin of eyeground

First recorded in 1895–1900; eye + ground1
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Medicine definitions for eyeground

eyeground

[ īground′ ]

n.

The fundus of the eye as seen with the ophthalmoscope.
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