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Hypertelorism

Synonym(s)

  • eyes wide apart
  • eyes widely set
  • ocular hypertelorism
  • orbital separation excessive

Definition(s)

Excessive width between two bodily parts or organs (as the eyes).

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: September 22, 2014