Meaning of microphthalmy in English:

microphthalmy

noun

rare Medicine

Pronunciation

microphthalmy

/ˌmʌɪkrɒfˈθalmi/ /ˌmʌɪkrɒpˈθalmi/

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Nathan Bailey (d. 1742), lexicographer and schoolmaster. From post-classical Latin microphthalmos microphthalmos + -y.