• WordNet 3.6
    • n IOL a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation
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In literature:

"The Complete Plays of Gilbert and Sullivan" by William Schwenk Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan
But before he saw any of them he had been in Oichalia, and had seen the maiden Iole.
"The Golden Fleece and the Heroes who Lived Before Achilles" by Padraic Colum
Of Iole thou speak'st, or I mistake.
"The Seven Plays in English Verse" by Sophocles
To the end of time there will be Deianiras (with imaginary Ioles), Zaras, and Mrs. Caudles.
"Guy Livingstone;" by George A. Lawrence
By Robert W. Chambers, author of "The Common Law," "The Firing Line," "The Fighting Chance," "Iole," etc.
"The Black Pearl" by Mrs. Wilson Woodrow
Fourth dam, Iole, by Messenger.
"Blister Jones" by John Taintor Foote
He stormed the citadel, slew the king and his three sons, reduced the town to ashes, and carried away captive the young and beautiful Iole.
"Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome" by E.M. Berens
Then a clean-cut idea stabbed him like a stiletto: was this Vanessa or Iole?
"Iole" by Robert W. Chambers
Hercules slew Eurytus, the king of Oechalia, and carried away his daughter Iole.
"The Metamorphoses of Ovid" by Publius Ovidius Naso
Then came the maiden Iole to his side.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy

In news:

Two technologies exist to attempt to provide cataract patients with freedom from reading glasses: accommodating IOLs and multifocal IOLs .
The technology of premium intraocular lenses ( IOLs ) has been one of the most advanced and successful in eye care through the last five years.
Superior near vision and reading speed compared to other presbyopia-correcting IOLs .
The term "premium IOL " refers to IOLs that provide visual function over and above standard monofocal IOLs .
India Online ( IOL ) Broadband has launched India's first IP-based on-demand TV service to more than 250,000 subscribers using software, servers and middleware from SeaChange International.
Choosing Phakic IOLs Instead of LASIK .
The 3-D Wave can detect decentered or tilted IOLs.
Premium IOL and Refractive Technology Options.
The Tecnis®multifocal IOL is relatively new to the market.
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