Schiötz tonometer

[shēĕts, shyœts]

n.

An instrument that measures ocular tension by indicating the ease with which the cornea is indented.

Nearby words

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  2. sourberry,
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  4. source amnesia,
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  6. source document,
  7. source language,
  8. source material,
  9. source program,
  10. sourcing


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