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A groove in the sclera holding edge of the cornea.
See also: rima glottidis
pl. rimae [L.] a cleft or crack.
the groove in the scleral margin into which the rim of the cornea fits.
the kite-shaped opening between the true vocal folds and between the vocal processes of the arytenoid cartilages.
the opening of the mouth.
the space between the labia of the vulva; called also pudendal fissure, rima vulvae.
the entrance to a cavity from a vestibule, especially that of the larynx.
r. pudendi (above).