Aphakic



lack or loss of the lens of the eye.
noun
absence of the lens of an eye, congenital or otherwise

aphakia a·pha·ki·a (ə-fā’kē-ə)
n.
Absence of the crystalline lens of the eye.
a·pha’ki·al or a·pha’kic (ə-fā’kĭk) adj.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Aphanite

    a fine-grained igneous rock having such compact texture that the constituent minerals cannot be detected with the naked eye. noun any fine-grained rock, such as a basalt, containing minerals that cannot be distinguished with the naked eye

  • Aphanitic

    a fine-grained igneous rock having such compact texture that the constituent minerals cannot be detected with the naked eye. noun any fine-grained rock, such as a basalt, containing minerals that cannot be distinguished with the naked eye aphanitic (āf’ə-nĭt’ĭk) Of or relating to an igneous rock in which the crystals are so fine that individual […]



  • Apharsites

    apharsites another of the tribes removed to Samaria (Ezra 4:9), or perhaps the same as the preceding.

  • Aphasia

    the loss of a previously held ability to speak or understand spoken or written language, due to disease or injury of the brain. Contemporary Examples Still, she suffered from aphasia, finding it difficult to speak, read and write. A Stroke That Hits Young Women Nicole LaPorte July 27, 2010 Historical Examples aphasia, periods of excitement […]



Disclaimer: Aphakic definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.