Medical Dictionary

cornea

noun cor·nea \ˈkr-nē-ə\

Medical Definition of CORNEA

:  the transparent part of the coat of the eyeball that covers the iris and pupil and admits light to the interior
cor·ne·al \-əl\ adjective

Illustration of CORNEA

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