cross-eye

noun
\ ˈkrȯs-ˌī \

Definition of cross-eye 

1 : strabismus in which the eye turns inward toward the nose

2 cross-eyes plural : eyes affected with cross-eye

Other words from cross-eye

cross-eyed \ˈkrȯs-ˌīd \ adjective

First Known Use of cross-eye

1826, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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cross-eye

noun
\ ˈkrȯ-ˌsī \

Medical Definition of cross-eye 

1 : strabismus in which the eye turns inward toward the nose

called also esotropia

— compare walleye sense 2a

2 cross-eyes\-ˈsīz \ plural : eyes affected with cross-eye the treatment of cross-eyes

Other words from cross-eye

cross-eyed \-ˈsīd \ adjective

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