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plica semilunaris

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noun plica semi·lu·na·ris \-ˌsem-i-ˌlü-ˈnar-əs\

Medical Definition of plica semilunaris

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plicae semilunares

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  1. :  the vertical fold of conjunctiva that occupies the canthus of the eye nearer the nose and is homologous to the nictitating membrane of lower animals


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