Definition of eye drops in English:

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eye drops

Pronunciation: /ˈī ˌdräps/

plural noun

Liquid medication to be applied in very small amounts to the eyeball.
Example sentences
  • Most cases of glaucoma are treated with eye drops.
  • To treat conjunctivitis in a newborn, doctors may use antibiotics, eye drops, or ointment.
  • Instead of using an eye patch, some doctors use eye drops to blur vision in the strong eye.

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Syllabification: eye drops

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