scotomy

noun
plural -es

Definition of scotomy

obsolete
: dizziness with dimness of sight

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First Known Use of scotomy

1607, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scotomy

Medieval Latin scotomia, alteration of scotoma

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The first known use of scotomy was in 1607

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“Scotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scotomy. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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