blue eye


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Infectious disease An ocular infection seen in Australian aborigines which is caused by conjunctival granulomata from infection by the equine gastric nematode Habronema
Opthalmology An eye which contains low amounts of eumelanin within the iris stroma; longer wavelengths of light tend to be absorbed by the underlying iris pigment epithelium, and shorter wavelengths are reflected and undergo Rayleigh scattering
Quackery An eye colour which, in the construct of the pseudoscience of iridology is associated with certain pathologies

blue eye

the common name given to edema of the cornea. It is occasionally used more specifically in reference to the reaction that may occur in dogs convalescing from infectious canine hepatitis or that have recently been immunized with a modified live virus hepatitis vaccine.

porcine blue eye
see paramyxovirus encephalomyelitis.
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Just as babies have the blue eye pinned on a piece of clothing or the house has a blue-eyed plaque on the wall above the main entrance, these days some cat and dog owners have a collar with a stone the shape of the blue eye.
The company acquired Blue Eye Video in November last year, to develop its portfolio of people counting solutions.
Blue eye make-up actually doesn''t really do much for someone with blue eyes - it tends to swamp the colour that''s naturally there,Rebecca warns.
Louis Bayard's clever The Pale Blue Eye is an exquisitely rendered character study, imaginatively Gothic, compelling even when its action stumbles into high camp.
Now, with publication of The Story of Blue Eye, we do, and I hope Trafford follows with another absorbing and meticulously researched Western adventure novel soon.
There were several charts on the walls denigrating people with blue eyes such as "Only brown eyes need apply" and "Why can't a blue eye be more like a brown?
Shiao-Ying Li, the founder of Blue Eye Noah, conducted an exquisite presentation about its precious researches and developments and niche market positioning, also presented the actual trailer boat along with co-operated suppliers for an in-depth understanding through actual boarding experiences.
Trainer Jassim Ghazali after the win of The Blue Eye in HH The Emir's Trophy (Gr1).
She was given a plate with the ubiquitous blue eye as a gift.
Blue eye shadow, particularly deep, true robin's-egg blue, looks stunning on brown eyes.
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A blue eye is not opaque, you can see deeply into it, while a brown eye is very opaque.