palpebral fissure

noun

Medical Definition of palpebral fissure

: the space between the margins of the eyelids

called also rima palpebrarum

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“Palpebral fissure.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/palpebral%20fissure. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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