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snow blindness

noun

Definition of snow blindness

  1. :  inflammation and photophobia caused by exposure of the eyes to ultraviolet rays reflected from snow or ice

snow–blind play \ˈsnō-ˌblīnd\ or snow–blind·ed play \-ˌblīn-dəd\ adjective


1748

First Known Use of snow blindness

1748


SNOW–BLIND Defined for Kids

snow–blind

adjective \ˈsnō-ˌblīnd\

Definition of snow–blind

  1. :  having the eyes red and swollen and unable to see from the effect of glare reflected from snow




Medical Dictionary

snow blindness

noun

Medical Definition of snow blindness

  1. :  inflammation and photophobia caused by exposure of the eyes to ultraviolet rays reflected from snow or ice




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