snow blindness

noun

Definition of snow blindness

  1. :  inflammation and photophobia caused by exposure of the eyes to ultraviolet rays reflected from snow or ice

snow–blind

play \ˈsnō-ˌblīnd\ or

snow–blinded

play \ˈsnō-ˌblīn-dəd\ adjective

First Known Use of snow blindness

1748


Medical Dictionary

snow blindness

noun

Medical Definition of snow blindness

  1. :  inflammation and photophobia caused by exposure of the eyes to ultraviolet rays reflected from snow or ice


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