[ mī-bō′mē-ən ]
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Relating to or described by Heinrich Meibom, German physician and anatomist (1638-1700).
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Example sentences from the Web for meibomian
The border of each lid is slightly beveled on the inner side and shows the openings of the Meibomian glands.Special Report on Diseases of Cattle|U.S. Department of Agriculture