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English definition of “conjunctiva”


noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˌkɒn.dʒʌŋkˈtaɪ.və/ us    /ˌkɑːn.dʒəŋk-/ specialized
the transparent layer of mucous membrane that covers the inside of the eyelid and the front surface of the eyeballThe eye and surrounding areaEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyes
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