cataractous
adjective see cataract

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  • Cataractous — Cat a*rac tous, a. Of the nature of a cataract in the eye; affected with cataract. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cataractous — See cataract. * * * …   Universalium

  • cataractous — Relating to a cataract. * * * cat·a·ract·ous kat ə .rak təs adj of, relating to, or affected with an eye cataract * * * cat·a·rac·tous (kat″ə rakґtəs) of the nature of or affected with cataract …   Medical dictionary

  • cataractous — adj. of or pertaining to a cataract, affected with a cataract (clouding of the lens of the eye which eventually results in blindness) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cataractous — cat·a·ract·ous …   English syllables

  • cataractous — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷təs adjective : of, relating to, or affected with an eye cataract …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cataract — For other uses, see Cataract (disambiguation). Cataract Classification and external resources Magnified view of cataract in human eye, seen on examination with a slit lamp using diffuse illumination …   Wikipedia

  • cataract — cataractal, cataractous, adj. cataracted, adj. /kat euh rakt /, n. 1. a descent of water over a steep surface; a waterfall, esp. one of considerable size. 2. any furious rush or downpour of water; deluge. 3. Ophthalm. a. an abnormality of the eye …   Universalium

  • cataract — noun Etymology: Latin cataracta waterfall, portcullis, from Greek kataraktēs, from katarassein to dash down, from kata + arassein to strike, dash Date: 14th century 1. [Middle English, from Middle French or Medieval Latin; Middle French… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Tyrosine — NatOrganicBox name=( S ) 2 Amino 3 (4 hydroxyphenyl) propanoic acid PubChem = 1153 CAS = 60 18 4 SMILES = N [C@@H] (Cc1ccc(O)cc1)C(O)=O C=9 | H=11 | N=1 | O=3 mass=181.19 g/molTyrosine (abbreviated as Tyr or Y) [cite web | author=IUPAC IUBMB… …   Wikipedia

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