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epiretinal membranenoun [C]

uk   /ep.ɪˌret.ɪ.nəl ˈmem.breɪn/  us   /ˌep.ɪˈret̬ən.əl ˈmem.breɪn/ specialized
a ​thinsheet of ​tissue that ​developsacross the ​centre of the ​retina (= the ​area at the back of the ​eye that ​receiveslight): An epiretinal ​membrane does not ​causeblindness but does ​affectcentralvision.
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