central vein of retina

n.

The vein formed by union of the retinal veins and accompanying the central artery of the retina in the optic nerve.

Nearby words

  1. central sulcus,
  2. central tendency,
  3. central time,
  4. central treaty organization,
  5. central valley,
  6. central vein of suprarenal gland,
  7. central veins of liver,
  8. central venous catheter,
  9. central venous pressure,
  10. central vision


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