Tenon's capsule

noun
Te·​non's capsule | \ tə-ˈnōⁿz- How to pronounce Tenon's capsule (audio) , ˈten-ənz- How to pronounce Tenon's capsule (audio) \

Medical Definition of Tenon's capsule

: a thin connective-tissue membrane ensheathing the eyeball behind the conjunctiva

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“Tenon's capsule.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Tenon%27s%20capsule. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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