Definitions for ciliaryˈsɪl iˌɛr i

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ciliary(adj)

    relating to the ciliary body and associated structures of the eye

  2. ciliary, ciliate, cilial(adj)

    of or relating to cilia projecting from the surface of a cell

  3. ciliary, ciliate(adj)

    of or relating to the human eyelash

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ciliary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a cilium

  2. ciliary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to eyelashes.

    ciliary muscles

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ciliary(adj)

    pertaining to the cilia, or eyelashes. Also applied to special parts of the eye itself; as, the ciliary processes of the choroid coat; the ciliary muscle, etc

  2. Ciliary(adj)

    pertaining to or connected with the cilia in animal or vegetable organisms; as, ciliary motion

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. ciliaire.]


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