Excecation
Excecation \Ex`ce*ca"tion\, n. The act of making blind. [Obs.] --Bp. Richardson. [1913 Webster]

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  • excecation — noun see excecate …   Useful english dictionary

  • blind spot — Synonyms and related words: ablepsia, amaurosis, atmospheric attenuation, atmospherics, authoritarianism, benightedness, bigotry, blaring, blasting, blind side, blind spots, blinders, blindfolding, blinding, blindness, blurring the eyes, cataract …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blinding — Synonyms and related words: ablepsia, absolute, amaurosis, bedazzling, benightedness, bleeding, blessed, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blindness, blinking, blooming, blurring the eyes, bright, bright and shining, brilliant, cat and… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cataract — Synonyms and related words: Niagara, ablepsia, amaurosis, benightedness, blepharitis, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blinding, blindness, blurring the eyes, cascade, cataclysm, cecity, choroiditis, chute, collapse, come down, comedown,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • darkness — Synonyms and related words: Gothicism, ablepsia, adiaphanousness, age of ignorance, amaurosis, amorphousness, barbarism, benightedness, benightment, blackishness, blackness, bleakness, bleariness, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blinding,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • glaucoma — Synonyms and related words: ablepsia, amaurosis, benightedness, blepharitis, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blinding, blindness, blurring the eyes, cataract, cecity, choroiditis, conjunctivitis, cross eye, darkness, defective vision,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • trachoma — Synonyms and related words: ablepsia, amaurosis, benightedness, blepharitis, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blinding, blindness, blurring the eyes, cataract, cecity, choroiditis, conjunctivitis, cross eye, darkness, defective vision,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Blindness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Blindness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 blindness blindness cecity excecation| amaurosis cataract ablepsy| prestriction| Sgm: N 1 dim sightedness dim sightedness &c. 443 Sgm: N 1 ablepsia ablepsia …   English dictionary for students

  • excecate — transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin excaecatus, past participle of excaecare, from ex ex (I) + caecare to blind, from caecus blind more at cecum obsolete : to blind physically or mentally • excecation …   Useful english dictionary

  • exæcation — obs. form of excecation …   Useful english dictionary

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