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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. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Contemporary definitions for dry-eye

an eye condition resulting from inadequate production of tears which may cause reduced visual acuity; also called [keratoconjunctivitis sic'ca]

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