limbus

noun lim·bus \ ˈlim-bəs \

Definition of limbus

: the marginal region of the cornea of the eye by which it is continuous with the sclera

Origin and Etymology of limbus

Latin, border


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limbus

noun lim·bus \ ˈlim-bəs \

medical Definition of limbus

: a border distinguished by color or structure; especially : the marginal region of the cornea of the eye by which it is continuous with the sclera

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