cryptophthalmia cryp·toph·thal·mi·a (krĭp’tŏf-thāl’mē-ə) or cryp·toph·thal·mus (-məs)
A congenital abnormality in which the eyelids are absent and skin passes continuously from the forehead to the cheek over rudimentary eyes.
[krip-tuh-fahyt] /ˈkrɪp təˌfaɪt/ noun 1. Botany. a plant that forms its reproductive structures, as corms or bulbs, underground or underwater. 2. Biology. . /ˈkrɪptəˌfaɪt/ noun 1. any perennial plant that bears its buds below the soil or water surface
cryptopodia cryp·to·po·di·a (krĭp’tō-pō’dē-ə) n. A condition characterized by swelling of the lower part of the leg and the foot so that the sole seems to be a broad flattened pad.
[krip-tawr-ki-diz-uh m] /krɪpˈtɔr kɪˌdɪz əm/ noun, Pathology. 1. failure of one or both testes to descend into the scrotum. /krɪpˈtɔːkɪd/ noun 1. an animal or human in which the testes fail to descend into the scrotum adjective 2. denoting or relating to such an individual
[krip-toh-spawr-i-dahy-oh-sis, ‐spohr‐] /ˌkrɪp toʊˌspɔr ɪ daɪˈoʊ sɪs, ‐ˌspoʊr‐/ noun, Pathology. 1. a disease caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Cryptosporidium, characterized by fever and gastrointestinal symptoms and typically spread via contaminated drinking water. cryptosporidiosis cryp·to·spo·rid·i·o·sis (krĭp’tō-spə-rĭd’ē-ō’sĭs) n. Infection caused by of Cryptosporidium, characterized by chronic diarrhea.