xeroma

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xeroma xe·ro·ma (zĭ-rō'mə)
n.
See xerophthalmia.

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xeroma

noun
abnormal dryness of the conjunctiva and cornea of the eyes; may be due to a systemic deficiency of vitamin A [syn: xerophthalmia
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