cross-eye


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cross-eye:

see strabismusstrabismus
, inability of the eyes to focus together because of an imbalance in the muscles that control eye movement; also called squint. It is a consequence of weakness or uneven development of one or more of the six small muscles that surround the eye.
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cross-eye

[′krȯs ‚ī]
(medicine)
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