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lagophthalmia

(lăg′ŏf-thălmē-ə)
n.
  1. A condition in which it is difficult or impossible to close the eyelids completely.
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Related formslag′oph•thalmic (lăg′ŏf-thălmĭk) adj.
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  • Lagophthalmia, lag-of-thal′mi-a, n. inability to close the eye.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)

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