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lacrimal canaliculus

 

Definition: a curved canal beginning at the lacrimal punctum in the margin of each eyelid near the medial commissure and running transversely medially to empty with its fellow into the lacrimal sac.

Synonym(s): canaliculus lacrimalisTA

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