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- n. Lack of sight; blindness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Want of sight; blindness.
From Ancient Greek ἀβλεψία (ablepsia, "blindness"), from ἀ- (a-) + βλέπω (blepō, "see"). (Wiktionary)
Amongst other things, people admired in him his indifference and unconcern; or, to express it in Greek, his meteoria and ablepsia.