from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A surgical procedure in which the eyelids are partially sewn together to narrow the opening.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An operation to diminish the size of the opening between eyelids when enlarged by surrounding cicatrices.


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