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  • n. A morbid condition in which the eye stands wide open, giving a peculiar staring appearance.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A morbid condition in which the eye stands wide open, giving a peculiar staring appearance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Inability to close the eye, resulting from paralysis, spasm, or local injury: so called from the supposition that in its natural condition the eye of the hare when asleep is affected with such inability. Also lagophthalmus.

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