amaurosis

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noun am·au·ro·sis \ ˌa-mȯ-ˈrō-səs \

Definition of amaurosis

plural amauroses play \-ˌsēz\
:partial or complete loss of sight occurring especially without an externally perceptible change in the eye

amaurotic

play \-ˈrä-tik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of amaurosis

New Latin, from Greek amaurōsis, literally, dimming, from amauroun to dim, from amauros dim


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amaurosis

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noun am·au·ro·sis \ ˌam-ȯ-ˈrō-səs \

medical Definition of amaurosis

plural amauroses play \-ˌsēz\
:partial or complete loss of sight occurring especially without an externally perceptible change in the eye

amaurotic

play \-ˈrät-ik\ adjective

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