blepharo-

blephar-

a combining form meaning “eyelid,” used in the formation of compound words: blepharitis.
Also, especially before a consonant, blepharo-.


Origin:
< Greek blephar-, combining form of blépharon

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blepharo- or blephar-
pref.
Eyelid; eyelids: blepharospasm.

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