argo- +

(Greek > Latin: passive, unworkable, slow; a-, "without, not" + ergon, "work")

1. Suppression amblyopia or "lazy eye".
2. Amblyopia due to long disuse of the eye.

In amblyopia, the brain favors one eye over the other. The other eye is ignored. It is not adequately stimulated and the visual brain cells do not mature normally. Amblyopia is the most common cause of monocular blindness, partial, or complete blindness in one eye.

argodromile, argodromilic
A reference to slow-flowing streams.
Information is located at Chemical Element: argon.
Any of the chemically inert (only a limited ability to react) gaseous elements of the helium group in the periodic table.
argotaxis, argotactic
Passive movement due to surface tension.

Cross references related to "work, toil" word families: ergasio-; ergo-; labor-; oper-; pono-; urg-.