from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Incision into a capsule, especially that of the crystalline lens of the eye, as to remove cataracts by surgery.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. incision into a capsule, especially into the lens of the eye when removing cataracts
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The incision of a capsule, esp. of that of the crystalline lens, as in a cataract operation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In surgery, incision of the capsule of the lens of the eye.
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