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musca volitans

[muhs-kuh vol-i-tanz] /ˈmʌs kə ˈvɒl ɪˌtænz/
noun, plural muscae volitantes
[muhs-kee vol-i-tan-teez, muhs-ee] /ˈmʌs ki ˌvɒl ɪˈtæn tiz, ˈmʌs i/ (Show IPA).
Ophthalmology
1.
floater (def 6).
Origin
< Neo-Latin; Latin: fly flying about
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