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retina

noun [C] uk   /ˈret.ɪ.nə/  us   /ˈret̬.ən.ə/ (plural retinas or retinae )
the area at the back of the eye that receives light and sends pictures of what the eye sees to the brain
Translations of “retina”
in Vietnamese võng mạc…
in Spanish retina…
in Thai เยื่อชั้นในของลูกตา…
in Malaysian retina…
in French rétine…
in German die Netzhaut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 視網膜…
in Indonesian retina…
in Russian сетчатка (глаза)…
in Turkish retina…
in Chinese (Simplified) 视网膜…
in Polish siatkówka…
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