suprachoroid

adjective
su·​pra·​choroid
variants: or suprachoroidal \ "+ \

Definition of suprachoroid

: of, relating to, or being the layer of loose connective tissue situated between the choroid and sclerotic coats of the eyeball

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History and Etymology for suprachoroid

suprachoroid from New Latin suprachoroideus, from supra- + choroïdes choroid; suprachoroidal from New Latin suprachoroideus + English -al

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“Suprachoroid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suprachoroid. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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