Medical Dictionary


noun am·au·ro·sis \ˌam--ˈrō-səs\
plural am·au·ro·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of AMAUROSIS

:  partial or complete loss of sight occurring especially without an externally perceptible change in the eye
am·au·rot·ic \-ˈrät-ik\ adjective


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