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cataract

noun [C]  us   /ˈkæt̬·əˌrækt/

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 Vietnamese bệnh đục thể thủy tinh…
in Spanish catarata…
in Thai ต้อ…
in Malaysian katarak…
in French cataracte…
in German grauer Star…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疾病, 白內障…
in Indonesian katarak…
in Russian катаракта…
in Turkish katarakt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疾病, 白内障…
in Polish zaćma…
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