ripe cataract


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ma·ture cat·a·ract

a cataract in which both the nucleus and cortex are opaque.

ripe cataract

Etymology: OE, ripan + Gk, katarrhaktes, portcullis
a mature cataract that produces swelling and opacity of the entire lens. Also called mature cataract.