ophthalmomalacia

[ ŏf-thăl′mō-mə-lāshə, ŏp- ]

n.

Abnormal softening of the eyeball.

Nearby words

  1. ophthalmography,
  2. ophthalmol.,
  3. ophthalmolith,
  4. ophthalmologist,
  5. ophthalmology,
  6. ophthalmomandibulomelic dysplasia,
  7. ophthalmometer,
  8. ophthalmomycosis,
  9. ophthalmomyitis,
  10. ophthalmopathy


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