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ophthalmia

oph·thal·mi·a

ophthalmia

pronunciation:
af thael mi [or] ap thael mi
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part of speech: noun
definition: inflammation of one or more parts of the eye, esp. the conjunctiva.
derivation: opthalmiac (n.)
Word Parts
The word ophthalmia contains the following part:
op, ops, opt, opto, ophthalm, ophthalmo, -opia, -opsy Greek root that means eye, visual condition, vision, sight, inspection
synonyms:
ocul