blepharospasm

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Greek βλέφαρον ‘eyelid’ + spasm.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈblɛfərəʊˌspæzəm/

NounEdit

blepharospasm (plural blepharospasms)

  1. (medicine) A physiological condition characterized by recurring involuntary twitches or closing of the eyelids.

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Last modified on 8 October 2013, at 07:47