nictitation

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winking

 [wingk´ing]
quick opening and closing of the eyelids.
jaw winking involuntary closing of the eyelids associated with jaw movements.

nic·ti·ta·tion

(nik'ti-tā'shŭn),
Winking.
Synonym(s): nictation
[L. nicto, pp. -atus, to wink, fr. nico, to beckon]

nictitation

/nic·ti·ta·tion/ (nik″tĭ-ta´shun) winking.

nic·ti·ta·tion

(nik'ti-tā'shŭn)
Winking.
[L. nicto, pp. -atus, to wink, fr. nico, to beckon]

nic·ti·ta·tion

(nik'ti-tā'shŭn)
Winking.
[L. nicto, pp. -atus, to wink, fr. nico, to beckon]

nictitation

the act of winking.
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