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Pronunciation: blef′ar-ad-ĕ-nī′tis

Definition: Inflammation of the meibomian glands or the marginal glands of Moll or Zeis.

Synonym(s): blepharoadenitis

[blephar- + G. adēn, gland, + -itis, inflammation]

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