What does river blindness mean?

Definitions for river blindness
riv·er blind·ness

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word river blindness.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. onchocerciasis, river blindness(noun)

    infestation with slender threadlike roundworms (filaria) deposited under the skin by the bite of black fleas; when the eyes are involved it can result in blindness; common in Africa and tropical America

Wiktionary

  1. river blindness(Noun)

    Onchocerciasis.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of river blindness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of river blindness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of river blindness

  1. river blindnessriver blindnessriver blindness

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