Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In teratology, a malformation in which the orbits form a single continuous cavity. Also called synophthalmia.
  • noun A genus of shrubs of the family Fabaceæ.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun medicine A congenital abnormality in which the orbits of the eye do not divide to form separate sockets

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

  • noun a developmental abnormality in which there is only one eye

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Ancient Greek  (Cyclops)

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.