Partial incisions of the tendon of an eye muscle performed to correct a slight degree of strabismus.
Alumni vs. AlumnusDo you know if you’re an alumnus or an alumni? Alumni actually is the plural form of alumnus, a Latin word that means a graduate or former student of an educational institution. Although alumnus usually refers to academics, it can also mean a former employee, associate, or member of any organized group. Alumni refers to more than one alumnus (think of a graduating class). The …
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