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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the state of being blind or lacking sight;
[syn: blindness, sightlessness, cecity]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sightless \Sight"less\, a. 1. Lacking sight; without sight; blind. [1913 Webster] Of all who blindly creep or sightless soar. --Pope. [1913 Webster] 2. That can not be seen; invisible. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The sightless couriers of the air. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. Offensive or unpleasing to the eye; unsightly; as, sightless stains. [R.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] -- Sight"less*ly, adv.- Sight"less*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

sightlessness n 1: the state of being blind or lacking sight [syn: blindness, sightlessness, cecity]