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  1. night blindnessnoun

    moon blindness

  2. night blindnessnoun

    The optic condition nyctalopia, the inability to see clearly in faint light, as at night

    moon blindness

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. nyctalopia, night blindness, moon blindnessnoun

    inability to see clearly in dim light; due to a deficiency of vitamin A or to a retinal disorder

    mooneye, nyctalopia, moon blindness

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  1. nyctalopenoun

    from the greek "nyx" (night), "alaos" (blind), and "ōps" (eye). surprisingly, it is also the name of a comics book super hero who had night vision, the exact opposite of its logical meaning.

    the nyctalope defeated the evil dictator.

    Submitted by phac on September 3, 2021  

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