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zonule of Zinn

noun \-ˈtsin\

Medical Definition of zonule of Zinn


zonules of Zinn

  1. :  the suspensory ligament of the crystalline lens of the eye—called also ciliary zonule, zonula, zonula ciliaris

Biographical Note for zonule of zinn

J. G. Zinn

, —see ligament of zinn

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