iridokinesis

[ ĭr′ĭ-dō-kə-nēsĭs, -kī-, ī′rĭ- ]

n.

The movement of the iris in contracting and dilating the pupil.

Nearby words

  1. iridodesis,
  2. iridodialysis,
  3. iridodiastasis,
  4. iridodilator,
  5. iridodonesis,
  6. iridology,
  7. iridomalacia,
  8. iridomesodialysis,
  9. iridomotor,
  10. iridoncosis

Related formsir′i•do•ki•netic (-nĕtĭk) adj.


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