Exophthalmus

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Exophthalmus (Med) Same as Exophthalmia.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n exophthalmus A person exhibiting exophthalmia, or protrusion of the eyeball.
    • n exophthalmus Protrusion of the eyeball.
    • n exophthalmus [capitalized] In entomology, a genus of curculios, with over 60 West Indian, Mexican, and Central American species, and one from Senegal. They vary much in aspect, are usually covered with a powdery efflorescence, and are often large and brightly colored.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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