hemeralopia

noun
hem·​er·​a·​lo·​pia | \ ˌhem-ə-rə-ˈlō-pē-ə How to pronounce hemeralopia (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemeralopia

1 : a defect of vision characterized by reduced visual capacity in bright lights
2 : night blindness not considered correct medical usage

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“Hemeralopia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemeralopia. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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