appendages of the eye


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appendages of the eye

The eyelid, eyelashes, eyebrow, lacrimal apparatus, and conjunctiva.
See also: appendage
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appendages of the eye 

The adjacent structures of the eye such as the lacrimal apparatus, the extraocular muscles and the eyelids, eyelashes, eyebrows and the conjunctiva. Syn. adnexa oculi.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann