[ mŏn′ŏf-thăl′mŏs′ ]
Congenital absence of one eye due to failure of outgrowth of the primary ocular vesicle, with absence of ocular tissues.
Other words from monophthalmosmon′oph•thal′mic adj.
Words nearby monophthalmos
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