from The Century Dictionary.
- An obsolete form of
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective obsolete Nearsighted; shortsighted; purblind.
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- adjective obsolete
near-sighted; short-sighted; purblind
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"The powder of them is fitly applied to merigals, kibed heels, and such like; the dust or powder thereof is very dangerous for the eyes, for it bath been observed that divers have been poreblind even after when some small quantity thereof hath been blown into their eyes."
Lyncean eyes, for if we be not poreblind, it cannot be hid from us.