zonulysis

noun
zo·​nu·​ly·​sis | \ ˌzōn-yə-ˈlī-səs How to pronounce zonulysis (audio) \
plural zonulyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce zonulysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of zonulysis

: the use of enzymes to dissolve the zonule of Zinn in order to facilitate cataract removal

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“Zonulysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/zonulysis. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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