snow-blind(redirected from snow-blindly)
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A usually temporary loss of vision and inflammation of the conjunctiva and cornea, caused by exposure of the eyes to bright sunlight and ultraviolet rays reflected from snow or ice.
snow′-blind′, snow′-blind′ed (-blīn′dĭd) adj.
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(Physiology) temporarily unable to see or having impaired vision because of the intense reflection of sunlight from snow
snow blindness n
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|Verb||1.||snow-blind - affect with snow blindness; "the glare of the sun snow-blinded her"|
blind - render unable to see
|Adj.||1.||snow-blind - temporarily blinded by exposure to light reflected from snow or ice|
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