ciliary body


noun Anatomy.

the part of the tunic of the eye, between the choroid coat and the iris, consisting chiefly of the ciliary muscle and the ciliary processes.
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British Dictionary definitions for ciliary body

ciliary body


noun

the part of the vascular tunic of the eye that connects the choroid with the iris
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Medicine definitions for ciliary body

ciliary body


n.

A thickened portion of the vascular tunic of the eye located between the choroid and the iris.
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