muscae volitantes

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n muscae volitantes spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens "floaters seem to drift through the field of vision"
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Muscae volitantes ocular spectra like floating black spots before the eyes
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. musca.