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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. severe conjunctivitis;
[syn: ophthalmia, ophthalmitis]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ophthalmia \Oph*thal"mi*a\ ([o^]f*th[a^]l"m[i^]*[.a]), n. [F. ophthalmie, L. ophthalmia, fr. Gr. 'ofqalmi`a, fr. 'ofqalmo`s the eye, akin to E. optic. See Optic.] (Med.) An inflammation of the membranes or coats of the eye or of the eyeball. Syn: ophthalmitis. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

ophthalmia n 1: severe conjunctivitis [syn: ophthalmia, ophthalmitis]