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  • n. An eye condition in which the iris adheres either to the cornea (anterior synechia) or to the lens (posterior synechia).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A disease of the eye, in which the iris adheres to the cornea or to the capsule of the crystalline lens.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Morbid union of parts—specifically of the iris to the cornea (anterior synechia) or to the anterior surface of the capsule of the lens (posterior synechia).

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

  • n. adhesions between the iris and the lens or cornea resulting from trauma or eye surgery or as a complication of glaucoma or cataract; can lead to blindness


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