canal of Hovius

ca·nal of Ho·vi·us

(hōv'ē-us),
an anastomotic circle between the anterior twigs of the venae vorticosae in the eyes of some animals, but not in normal human eyes.
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Hovius,

Jacob, Dutch ophthalmologist, 1710-1786.
canal of Hovius - an anastomotic circle between the anterior twigs of the venae vorticosae in the eyes of some animals, but not in normal human eyes.
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