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orbiculus ciliaris

Pronunciation: or-bik'yu-lus sil'e-ar'is

Definition: The darkly pigmented posterior zone of the ciliary body continuous with the retina at the ora serrata.

Synonym(s): ciliary disc, ciliary ring, pars plana

[Mod. L.]

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