day blindness


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day blindness

n
(Pathology) a nontechnical name for hemeralopia
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Noun1.day blindness - inability to see clearly in bright light
vision defect, visual defect, visual disorder, visual impairment - impairment of the sense of sight
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disease, muscular dystrophy, day blindness, hearing loss, autism, locomotive disability ( wheelchair- bound), multiple sclerosis, as well as leprosy- cured persons and those with intellectual disability ( learning disorder) will be allowed to stay seated.
All 31 affected dogs described in present report showed no obvious visual impairment except nyctalopia at initial stage which gradually progress to day blindness in few months to years resulting in complete blindness.
The condition results in markedly reduced visual acuity, extreme light sensitivity causing day blindness, and complete loss of color discrimination.