ophthalmoplegia

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ophthalmoplegia

(ɒfˌθælməˈpliːdʒjə)
n
(Medicine) the paralysis of the motor nerves in the eye
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Noun1.ophthalmoplegia - paralysis of the motor nerves of the eye
palsy, paralysis - loss of the ability to move a body part
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oph·thal·mo·ple·gi·a

n. oftalmoplegia, parálisis de un músculo ocular.
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