lacrimal apparatus

noun

Medical Definition of lacrimal apparatus

: the bodily parts which function in the production of tears including the lacrimal glands, lacrimal ducts, lacrimal sacs, nasolacrimal ducts, and lacrimal puncta

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“Lacrimal apparatus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lacrimal%20apparatus. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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