Definition of cross eyes in English:

cross eyes

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noun

  • The condition of having one or both eyes turned inwards towards the nose in a squint: if a child has cross eyes, there are a few choices for treatment
    More example sentences
    • This difference can lead to lazy eye or cross eyes.
    • The eyes of newborn babies are examined for any obvious physical defects, including cross eyes, cloudiness, and redness.
    • This book outlines the basic chronology of a guy born with cross eyes and resulting low self-esteen who reinvents busking to suit his own needs.

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