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cor·ne·a

 (kôr′nē-ə)
n.
The transparent convex anterior portion of the outer fibrous coat of the eyeball that covers the iris and the pupil and is continuous with the sclera.

[Medieval Latin cornea (tēla), horny (tissue), from Latin corneus, horny, from cornū, horn; see ker- in Indo-European roots.]

cor′ne·al (-əl) adj.
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Adj.1.corneal - of or related to the cornea
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corneal

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corneal

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corneal

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KARACHI -- Spencer Eye Hospital of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) is going to resume corneal transplantation after a gap of 12 years for which work has been begun and the department for corneal transplantation would be reopened within a week.
PESHAWAR -- Corneal Bank was inaugurated in Ophthalmology department Medical Teaching Institute Khyber Teaching Hospitla (MTI-KTH) here on Tuesday for cornea donation.
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