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British Dictionary definitions for proptotic
- pathol the forward displacement of an organ or part, such as the eyeballSee also exophthalmos Compare prolapse
C17: via Late Latin from Greek, from propiptein to fall forwards
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n. pl. prop•to•ses (-sēz)Related formsprop•tot•ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.
- Forward displacement of an organ, especially an eyeball.
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