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cataract

noun [C]  /ˈkæt̬·əˌrækt/ us  

cataract noun [C] (EYE CONDITION)

an area of the eye that changes to become unclear, causing a person not to see well, or this condition of the eye

cataract noun [C] (FALLING WATER)

a place in a river where the water falls to a lower level
Translations of “cataract”
in Spanish catarata…
in French cataracte…
in German grauer Star…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疾病, 白內障…
in Russian катаракта…
in Turkish katarakt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疾病, 白内障…
in Polish zaćma…
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