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lacrimal part of orbicularis oculi muscle


Definition: part of orbicularis oculi (muscle) arising from lacrimal bone.

See: orbicularis oculi (muscle)

Synonym(s): Duverney muscle, Horner muscle, musculus tensor tarsi, pars lacrimalis musculi orbicularis oculi

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