Definition of dry eye in English:

dry eye

Line breaks: dry eye


[mass noun] Medicine
Inflammation of the conjunctiva and cornea of the eye, due to inadequate tear secretion.
More example sentences
  • Many conditions can interfere with the three sources of the tear film and lead to dry eye.
  • The primary goal in managing dry eye is to replenish or preserve the tear film.
  • The four patients had Stevens-Johnson syndrome, marked by cloudy corneas, dry eye and pain.