leucoma

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n leucoma eye disease consisting of an opaque white spot on the cornea
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Leucoma (Med) A white opacity in the cornea of the eye; -- called also albugo.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n leucoma In pathology, a white opacity of the cornea of the eye, the result of inflammation. Also called albugo.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Leucoma lū-kō′ma a white opacity of the cornea, the result of acute inflammation.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. ley`kwma, fr. leyko`s white
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. leukos, white.