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Related to vitreous body: retina, Ora serrata
The vitreous humor.
(Anatomy) a transparent gelatinous substance, permeated by fine fibrils, that fills the interior of the eyeball between the lens and the retina
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|Noun||1.||vitreous body - the clear colorless transparent jelly that fills the posterior chamber of the eyeball|
hyaluronic acid - a viscous mucopolysaccharide found in the connective tissue space and the synovial fluid of movable joints and the humors of the eye; a cementing and protective substance