sheath of eyeball


A condensation of connective tissue on the outer aspect of the sclera, from which it is separated by a narrow cleftlike space.Tenon's capsule

Nearby words

  1. shears,
  2. shearwater,
  3. sheatfish,
  4. sheath,
  5. sheath knife,
  6. sheath of schwann,
  7. sheathbill,
  8. sheathe,
  9. sheathing,
  10. sheaths

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