snow blindness

noun

Definition of snow blindness

: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

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

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