aphakic

adjective
apha·​kic | \ ə-ˈfā-kik, a- How to pronounce aphakic (audio) \

Medical Definition of aphakic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or affected with aphakia the aphakic eye

aphakic

noun

Medical Definition of aphakic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an individual who has had the lens of an eye removed

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“Aphakic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aphakic. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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