proper substance of cornea

n.

Transparent connective tissue, between the layers of which are spaces containing corneal cells.

Nearby words

  1. proper function,
  2. proper motion,
  3. proper noun,
  4. proper palmar digital nerve,
  5. proper plantar digital nerve,
  6. proper substance of sclera,
  7. proper time,
  8. proper value,
  9. properdin,
  10. properdin factor a


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