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“retina” in British English

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retinanoun [ C ]

uk /ˈret.ɪ.nə/ us /ˈret.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

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

“retina” in American English

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retinanoun [ C ]

us /ˈret·ə·nə/

the area at the back of the eye that receives light and sends an image to the brain so that seeing can happen

(Definition of “retina” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)