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Pronunciation: zan-thop'se-a

Definition: An optic condition that causes objects to appear yellow; may occur in poisoning by picric acid and santonin, in jaundice, and in digitalis intoxication.

Synonym(s): yellow vision

[xantho- + G. opsis, vision]

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