ciliary body(redirected from corpus ciliare)
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A thickened portion of the vascular coat of the eye located between the choroid and the iris.
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(Anatomy) the part of the vascular tunic of the eye that connects the choroid with the iris
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|Noun||1.||ciliary body - the part of the tunic of the eye between the choroid coat and the iris; "the ciliary body produces aqueous humor"|
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