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phthisis bulbi

noun phthisis bul·bi \-ˈbəl-ˌbī\

Medical Definition of PHTHISIS BULBI

:  wasting and shrinkage of the eyeball following destructive diseases of the eye (as panophthalmitis)
April 28, 2015
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