night blindness

noun

Definition of night blindness

: reduced visual capacity in faint light (as at night)

night-blind

play \ˈnīt-ˌblīnd\ adjective

First Known Use of night blindness

1625

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night blindness

noun

medical Definition of night blindness

: reduced visual capacity in faint light (as at night) called also nyctalopia

night-blind

play \ˈnīt-ˌblīnd\ adjective

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