myoses myoses

Definition(s):

  1. (n) reflex contraction of the sphincter muscle of the iris in response to a bright light (or certain drugs) causing the pupil to become smaller
  2. (n) an acute infectious disease occurring in epidemic form and featuring paroxysms of pain (usually in the chest)
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affectation affectation
/ˌæ fɛk ˈteɪ ʃən /