My informant thinks, that of the whole population three-tenths were Bhotiyas, five-tenths Lapchas, and two tenths limbus.
The joy that comes from thinking that most everybody is lined up for limbus with no return ticket.
An incision is made behind the limbus, usually in an upper segment of the cornea, by means of a bent broad needle.
limbus: the area along the outer and posterior margin of wing beyond the closed cells; Homoptera, Cicada.
The eye is fixed by grasping the conjunctiva close to the limbus downwards and inwards.
The operation is usually performed through an incision directly behind the limbus.
If it consist of little more than capsule an incision is made at the limbus with the keratome as described for evacuation.
The chief of these are: simple—dermoid patches, moles of the limbus; malignant—sarcoma, endothelioma, epithelioma.
The incision is made at the limbus in a favourable situation for the division of the synechia.
He wrote for the rabble, and he who writes for the rabble has a ticket to limbus one way.
limbus lim·bus (lĭm'bəs)
n. pl. lim·bi (-bī')
An edge, border, or fringe of an anatomical part.