Definition of cycloplegia in English:

cycloplegia

noun

  • Paralysis of the ciliary muscle of the eye.

    • ‘Fogging is also used to control accommodation during a cycloplegic refraction because cycloplegia may be incomplete, leaving the patient with a degree of accommodative control.’
    • ‘Homatropine has a measurable deepening effect on the anterior chamber, due to axial flattening of the lens because of cycloplegia.’

Pronunciation:

cycloplegia

/ˌsīkləˈplēj(ē)ə/