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glaucoma US English

A condition of increased pressure within the eyeball, causing gradual loss of sight

narrow-angle glaucoma US English

= angle-closure glaucoma.

angle-closure glaucoma in angle-closure US English

Narrowing or blockage of the iridic angle; usually attributive, especially in angle-closure glaucoma, designating a type of glaucoma in which drainage of aqueous humour is impeded by this; also called narrow-angle glaucoma.