snow blindness

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A painful condition of the eyes caused by exposure of unprotected eyes to the ultraviolet (UV) rays in bright sunlight reflected from snow or ice
eye pain and difficulty in seeing things, caused by looking at snow in bright light from the sun blind
temporary blindness caused by heavy snowfall
{i} chionablepsia
snowblindness
Alternative spelling of snow blindness
snowblindness
temporary blindness caused by exposure to sunlight reflected from snow or ice
snow blindness

    Hyphenation

    snow blind·ness

    Turkish pronunciation

    snō blayndnıs

    Pronunciation

    /ˈsnō ˈblīndnəs/ /ˈsnoʊ ˈblaɪndnəs/

    Etymology

    [ 'snO ] (noun.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English snAw; akin to Old High German snEo snow, Latin niv-, nix, Greek nipha.

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