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trichiasis

noun tri·chi·a·sis \tri-ˈkī-ə-səs\

Definition of TRICHIASIS

:  a turning inward of the eyelashes often causing irritation of the eyeball
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Origin of TRICHIASIS

Late Latin, from Greek, from trich- + -iasis
First Known Use: 1661

Rhymes with TRICHIASIS

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trichiasis

noun tri·chi·a·sis \trik-ˈī-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of TRICHIASIS

:  a turning inward of the eyelashes often causing irritation of the eyeball

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