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n. pl. fo·ve·o·lae (-lē′) or fo·ve·o·las
A small fovea.

[New Latin, diminutive of Latin fovea, small pit.]


n, pl -lae (-ˌliː)
(Biology) biology a small fovea
[C19: from New Latin, diminutive of fovea]
foˈveolar adj
foveolate, ˈfoveoˌlated adj
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Foveola nonpeeling internal limiting membrane surgery to prevent inner retinal damages in early stage 2 idiopathic macula hole.
Las flores (una por axila) presentan corola de color rosado, con foveola en forma de V y de color amarillo.
Burns were applied to macular area of diffuse retinal thickening, treating no closer than 500 um from the foveola and 500 um from the optic disc.
4) important clinical landmarks within the macula are fovea, foveola and foveal avascular zone.
3) The highest densities of MP reside within the cone axons at the foveola, the layer of the fibres of Henle.
114), Aleochara bonariensis Lynch, 1884 (102), Histerpunctifer Paykull, 1811 (82), Omorgus suberosus Fabricius, 1775 (75), Omalodes foveola Erichson, 1834 (67), Loxandrus sp.