Definition of “conjunctiva” - English Dictionary

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“conjunctiva” in British English

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conjunctivanoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌkɒn.dʒʌŋkˈtaɪ.və/ us /ˌkɑːn.dʒəŋkˈtaɪ.və/ specialized

the transparent layer of mucous membrane that covers the inside of the eyelid and the front surface of the eyeball

(Definition of “conjunctiva” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)