cycloplegia

cycloplegia

[sahy-kluh-plee-jee-uh, -juh, sik-luh-]
noun Pathology.
paralysis of the intraocular muscles.

Origin:
1900–05; cyclo- + -plegia

cycloplegic, adjective, noun
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cycloplegia (ˌsaɪkləʊˈpliːdʒɪə, ˌsɪk-)
 
n
paralysis of the muscles that adjust the shape of the lens of the eye, resulting in loss of ability to focus
 
cyclo'plegic
 
adj

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cycloplegia cy·clo·ple·gia (sī'klə-plē'jə)
n.
Paralysis of the ciliary muscles of the eye that results in the loss of visual accommodation.

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