heterochromia iridis

noun
heterochromia ir·​i·​dis | \ -ˈir-i-dəs How to pronounce heterochromia iridis (audio) \

Medical Definition of heterochromia iridis

: a difference in color between the irises of the two eyes or between parts of one iris

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“Heterochromia iridis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/heterochromia%20iridis. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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