1. photophobia

noun. a morbid fear of light.

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2. photophobia

noun. pain in the eye resulting from exposure to bright light (often associated with albinism).

Synonyms

  • photalgia
  • hurting

Antonyms

  • pleasure

Example sentences of the word photophobia


1. Noun, singular or mass
Dogs with pain and photophobia also might try to rub their face or eyes on the floor or their own body in an attempt to alleviate the pain.

2. Verb, past participle
Magnesium deficiency is not known to cause light sensitivity, but if you have photophobia, talk with your doctor about a possible connection to migraines 12').

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