Definitions for xerophthalmus

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word xerophthalmus

Princeton's WordNet

  1. xerophthalmia, xerophthalmus, xeroma, conjunctivitis arida(noun)

    abnormal dryness of the conjunctiva and cornea of the eyes; may be due to a systemic deficiency of vitamin A


Find a translation for the xerophthalmus definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these xerophthalmus definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"xerophthalmus." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 7 Feb. 2016. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for xerophthalmus? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for xerophthalmus:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.