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substantia propria

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noun substantia pro·pria \-ˈprō-prē-ə\

Medical Definition of substantia propria

plural

substantiae propriae

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  1. :  the layer of lamellated transparent fibrous connective tissue that makes up the bulk of the cornea of the eye


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