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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.

    De vita Caesarum


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