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snow blindness

noun [U] uk   us  
a temporary loss of sight that is caused by the brightness of light reflected by large areas of snow or ice
snow-blind
adjective uk   /ˈsnəʊ.blaɪnd/  us   /ˈsnoʊ-/
Halfway up the mountain I suddenly went snow-blind.
Translations of “snow blindness”
in Chinese (Traditional) 雪盲(症)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雪盲(症)…
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