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Medical Term:

inner layer of eyeball


Definition: the third and deepest of the three layers of the eyeball, composed of the retina, intraocular part of the optic nerve, and the retinal blood vessels.

Synonym(s): tunica interna bulbiTA, nervous tunic of eyeball

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