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fovea centralis

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noun fovea cen·tra·lis \-sen-ˈtra-ləs, -ˈträ-, -ˈtrā-\

Definition of fovea centralis

  1. :  fovea 2



Origin of fovea centralis

New Latin, central fovea


First Known Use: 1858


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fovea centralis

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noun fovea cen·tra·lis \-sen-ˈtral-əs, -ˈträl-, -ˈtrāl-\

Medical Definition of fovea centralis

  1. :  fovea 2




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