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noun [U] uk   /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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