lacrimal punctum

n.

The minute circular opening of the lacrimal duct on the margin of each eyelid near the medial commissure.

Nearby words

  1. latitudinarian,
  2. latitudinous,
  3. latium,
  4. latke,
  5. latona,
  6. latour,
  7. latreutic,
  8. latria,
  9. latrine,
  10. latrobe


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