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lack or loss of the lens of the eye. Historical Examples An eye without a lens (aphakia) will not work with an eye with a lens even if the former be corrected with glasses. A System of Operative Surgery, Volume IV (of 4) Various noun absence of the lens of an eye, congenital or otherwise […]
. noun a variant spelling of apheresis
difficulty or pain in swallowing. noun (pathol) refusal or inability to swallow aphagia a·pha·gi·a (ə-fā’jē-ə, -jə) n. See dysphagia.
aphalangia aphalangia aph·a·lan·gi·a (āf’ə-lān’jē-ə, ā’fə-) n. Absence of a digit or of one or more phalanges of a finger or toe.