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blepharophimosis

Pronunciation: blef′ă-rō-fi-mō′sis

Definition: Decrease in the width of the palpebral aperture without fusion of lid margins.

Synonym(s): blepharostenosis

[blepharo- + G. phimōsis, an obstruction]

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