reclination


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rec·li·na·tion

(rek'li-nā'shŭn),
Turning the cataractous lens over into the vitreous to displace it from the line of vision; distinguished from couching, in which the lens is simply depressed into the vitreous.
[L. reclino, pp. -atus, to bend back]
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rec·li·na·tion

(rek'li-nā'shŭn)
Turning the cataractous lens over into the vitreous to displace it from the line of vision.
[L. reclino, pp. -atus, to bend back]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

reclination

(rĕk″lĭ-nā′shŭn) [L. reclinatio, lean back]
A cataract operation where the lens is turned over in the vitreous.
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