dry eye

dry eye

noun Pathology.
an abnormal eye condition caused by an inadequate tear film, characterized by burning, itchy, and dry eyes and sometimes blurred vision.
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Main Entry:  dry eye1
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a situation where almost everyone is crying
Usage:  colloquial
Main Entry:  dry eye2
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  an eye condition resulting from inadequate production of tears which may cause reduced visual acuity; also called [keratoconjunctivitis sic'ca]
Usage:  medicine
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