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Definition of "snow-blindness" [snow-blindness]

  • Amblyopia caused by the reflection of light from the snow, and consequent exhaustion of the retina. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "snow-blindness" in a sentence
  • "Frostbite, snow-blindness and altitude sickness are occupational hazards: Even breathing here is hard labor."
  • "It's a condition similar to snow-blindness, but caused by staring at gloomy financial forecasts for so long that some people become blinded to reality."
  • "Thinking that perhaps our friend had had a relapse of snow-blindness, I went in to announce our return."