One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Abnormally small size of one or both eyes, usually as a congenital condition.
Mid 19th century. From post-classical Latin microphthalmos from ancient Greek μικρόϕθαλμος small-eyed from μικρο- + ancient Greek ὀϕθαλμός eye.
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