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  • n. The operation of forming a new canthus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The operation of forming a new canthus, when one has been destroyed by injury or disease.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The operation of slitting up the outer canthus, or corner of the eye, so as to enlarge the opening between the lids.

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