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mydriasis

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noun my·dri·a·sis \mə-ˈdrī-ə-səs\

Definition of mydriasis

  1. :  excessive or prolonged dilatation of the pupil of the eye

mydriatic

play \ˌmi-drē-ˈa-tik\ adjective or noun


Origin and Etymology of mydriasis

Latin, from Greek


First Known Use: circa 1775


Medical Dictionary

mydriasis

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noun my·dri·a·sis \mə-ˈdrī-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of mydriasis

plural

mydriases

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  excessive or prolonged dilation of the pupil of the eye




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