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English definition of “glaucoma”

glaucoma

noun [U]     /ɡlaʊˈkəʊ.mə/ US  /-ˈkoʊ-/
a disease of the eye that can cause a person to gradually lose their sightEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasers
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