Definition of cycloplegia in English:

cycloplegia

Syllabification: cy·clo·ple·gia
Pronunciation: /ˌsīkləˈplēj(ē)ə
 
/

noun

Paralysis of the ciliary muscle of the eye.
More example sentences
  • Fogging is also used to control accommodation during a cycloplegic refraction because cycloplegia may be incomplete, leaving the patient with a degree of accommodative control.
  • Homatropine has a measurable deepening effect on the anterior chamber, due to axial flattening of the lens because of cycloplegia.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day semblance
Pronunciation: ˈsembləns
noun
the outward appearance or apparent form of something…