Zeis gland

[zīs, tsīs]

n.

Any of the numerous sebaceous glands opening into the follicles of the eyelashes.

Nearby words

  1. zermelo's axiom,
  2. zernike,
  3. zero,
  4. zero balancing,
  5. zero defects,
  6. zero grazing,
  7. zero hour,
  8. zero in,
  9. zero in on,
  10. zero option


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