uvea

noun \ ˈyü-vē-ə \

Definition of uvea

:the pigmented middle layer of the eye consisting of the iris and ciliary body together with the choroid

uveal

play \ˈyü-vē-əl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of uvea

Medieval Latin, from Latin uva grape


Medical Dictionary

uvea

noun \ ˈyü-vē-ə \

medical Definition of uvea

:the middle layer of the eye consisting of the iris and ciliary body together with the choroid coat called also vascular tunic

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