WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
a•pha•ki•a  (ə fākē ə),USA pronunciation n. [Ophthalm.]
  1. Ophthalmologylack or loss of the lens of the eye.
Also,  a•pha•cia  (ə fākē ə),USA pronunciation 
  • Neo-Latin, equivalent. to a- a-6 + Greek phak(ós) lentil (for sense see lens) + -ia
  • 1860–65;
a•phakic, a•pha•cic  (ə fākē ə),USA pronunciation  a•pha•cial  (ə fākē ə),USA pronunciation adj. 
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