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Some of the beauty that caught my eye ranged from wild turkeys allowing me to get closer than usual to wild iris piercing through thick layers of leaves to display their vibrant beauty.
Fat deposits may also be seen in the eye, as a grey ring around the outside of the iris, the coloured part of the eye.
About 45% of people over the age of 40 have this fatty halo around their iris, rising to about 70% of people over the age of 60.
The almond blossoms, gnarled trees and irises that dotted the French landscape reminded him of nature scenes painted in Kyoto.
The Iris Society presents tall bearded, small bearded and aril-bred irises in the Los Angeles County Arboretum's Ayres Hall.
Do not divide those in active growth, such as Louisiana irises and calla lilies.
The lens of your eye lies behind the iris and the pupil.
Is there a way to get rid of the grass or kill the grass without killing my iris and daylilies?
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Origin and Etymology of iris
IRIS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of iris for English Language Learners
: the colored part of your eye
: a plant with long pointed leaves and large blue or yellow flowers
IRIS Defined for Kids
medical Definition of iris
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