exophthalmos

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noun ex·oph·thal·mos \ˌek-säf-ˈthal-məs, -səf-, -säp-\
variants: or less commonly

exophthalmus

Definition of exophthalmos

  1. :  abnormal protrusion of the eyeball

exophthalmic

play \ˌek-säf-ˈthal-mik, -səf-, -säp-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of exophthalmos

New Latin, from Greek exophthalmos having prominent eyes, from ex out + ophthalmos eye; akin to Greek ōps eye — more at eye


Medical Dictionary

exophthalmos

noun ex·oph·thal·mos
variants: also

exophthalmus

\ˌek-säf-ˈthal-məs, -səf-\play

Medical Definition of exophthalmos

  1. :  abnormal protrusion of the eyeball

exophthalmic

\ˌek-säf-ˈthal-mik\play adjective

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