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rhytidosis, rhitidosis, rutidosis
1. Laxity and wrinkling of the cornea of the eye, an indication of approaching death.
2. Wrinkling of the cornea which occurs when tension in the eyeball is greatly diminished (reduced), particularly after the escape of aqueous humor (clear watery fluid in the chambers of the eye) or vitreous humor (semi-fluid substance between the lens and retina); usually a sign of impending death.
3. Wrinkling of the face to a degree disproportionate to age.
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