blepharospasm

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Greek βλέφαρον ‘eyelid’ + spasm.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈblɛfərəʊˌspæzəm/

Noun[edit]

blepharospasm (plural blepharospasms)

  1. (medicine) A physiological condition characterized by recurring involuntary twitches or closing of the eyelids.

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