trichiasis

noun tri·chi·a·sis \ tri-ˈkī-ə-səs \

Definition of trichiasis

: a turning inward of the eyelashes often causing irritation of the eyeball

Origin and Etymology of trichiasis

Late Latin, from Greek, from trich- + -iasis


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trichiasis

noun tri·chi·a·sis \ trik-ˈī-ə-səs \

medical Definition of trichiasis

: a turning inward of the eyelashes often causing irritation of the eyeball

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