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accessory visual structures

 

Definition: the eyelids, with lashes and eyebrows, lacrimal apparatus, conjunctival sac, and extrinsic muscles of the eyeball.

Synonym(s): structurae oculi accessoriaeTA, accessory organs of the eye, accessory visual apparatus, adnexa oculi, appendages of eye, organa oculi accessoria

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