Definition of sandy blight in English:

sandy blight


mass nounAustralian
  • An infection of the eyes, either conjunctivitis or trachoma, in which irritation is caused by granular inflammation of the eyelids.

    • ‘Sandy Blight is common enough and makes its appearance without any warning.’
    • ‘To make ends meet Daisy wrote numerous articles and papers, between bouts of pneumonia, sandy blight and malnutrition, for newspapers, magazines and learned societies.’