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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A eye affected by the moon; also, a disease in the eye of a horse.
  • n.
  • n. Any species of American fresh-water fishes of the genus Hyodon, esp. Hyodon tergisus of the Great Lakes and adjacent waters.
  • n. The cisco.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An eye affected, or supposed to be affected, by the moon.
  • n. A disease of the eye in horses.
  • n. A name of several fishes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. recurrent eye inflammation in horses; sometimes resulting in blindness

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