cataractal

cataractal
adj. pertaining to a waterfall, pertaining to a downpour; pertaining to the clouding of the lens of the eye (Medical)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • cataractal — cat·a·ract·al …   English syllables

  • cataractal — adjective see cataract I …   Useful english dictionary

  • cataract — cataractal, cataractous, adj. cataracted, adj. /kat euh rakt /, n. 1. a descent of water over a steep surface; a waterfall, esp. one of considerable size. 2. any furious rush or downpour of water; deluge. 3. Ophthalm. a. an abnormality of the eye …   Universalium

  • cataract — /ˈkætərækt / (say katuhrakt) noun 1. a descent of water over a steep surface; a waterfall, especially one of considerable size. 2. any furious rush or downpour of water; deluge. 3. an abnormality of the eye, characterised by opacity of the lens.… …   Australian-English dictionary

  • cat|a|ract|al — «KAT uh RAK tuhl», adjective. of or resembling a cataract: »The sea swept…with a cataractal fury (Illustrated London News) …   Useful english dictionary

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