ophthalmia

noun oph·thal·mia \ äf-ˈthal-mē-ə , äp- \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of ophthalmia

: inflammation of the conjunctiva or the eyeball

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Origin and Etymology of ophthalmia

Middle English obtalmia, from Late Latin ophthalmia, from Greek, from ophthalmos eye; akin to Greek ōps eye — more at eye


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ophthalmia

noun oph·thal·mia \ äf-ˈthal-mē-ə, äp- \

medical Definition of ophthalmia

: inflammation of the conjunctiva or the eyeball

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