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Meaning of radial keratotomy

ra'dial keratot'omy

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— Ophthalm. Ophthalm.
  1. a surgical technique for correcting nearsightedness by making a series of spokelike incisions in the cornea to change its shape and focusing properties.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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