Hygrophthalmic Hy`groph*thal"mic, a. [Gr. ? wet + E. ophthalmic.] (Anat.) Serving to moisten the eye; -- sometimes applied to the lachrymal ducts. [1913 Webster]

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  • hygrophthalmic —   a. moistening the eye …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • higroftálmico — Eng. Hygrophthalmic Que sirve para humedecer el ojo …   Diccionario de oftalmología

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