vein of eyelid

n.

Either of the tributaries of the superior ophthalmic vein that drain the superior eyelid, designated inferior or superior.

Nearby words

  1. veillonella,
  2. veiltail goldfish,
  3. vein,
  4. vein of bulb of penis,
  5. vein of cochlear canal,
  6. vein of kidney,
  7. vein of knee,
  8. vein of pterygoid canal,
  9. vein of vestibular aqueduct,
  10. vein of vestibular bulb


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