xenophthalmia

[ zĕn′ŏf-thălmē-ə, zē′nŏf- ]

n.

Inflammation resulting from the presence of a foreign body in the eye.

Nearby words

  1. xenophilic,
  2. xenophobe,
  3. xenophobia,
  4. xenophobic,
  5. xenophon,
  6. xenopsylla,
  7. xenotransplant,
  8. xenotransplantation,
  9. xenotropic virus,
  10. xeranthemum


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