scintillating scotoma scin·til·lat·ing scotoma (sĭn’tl-ā’tĭng)
A localized area of blindness that may follow the appearance of brilliantly colored shimmering lights and is associated with the aura of migraine.
noun 1. a river flowing SE from E Pennsylvania to the Delaware River at Philadelphia. 131 miles (210 km) long.
[skahy-ler-vil] /ˈskaɪ lərˌvɪl/ noun 1. a village in E New York, on the Hudson: scene of Burgoyne’s defeat and surrender in the Battle of Saratoga 1777.
noun 1. Philip John, 1733–1804, American statesman and general in the Revolutionary War.
[shoo ts-shtah-fuh l] /ˈʃʊtsˌʃtɑ fəl/ noun, German. 1. an elite military unit of the Nazi party that served as Hitler’s bodyguard and as a special police force. Abbreviation: SS. Schutzstaffel /ˈʃʊtsʃtafəl/ noun (pl) -feln (-fəln) 1. See SS