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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vitreous humor, vitreous humour, vitreous body(noun)

    the clear colorless transparent jelly that fills the posterior chamber of the eyeball

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Vitreous Body

    The transparent, semigelatinous substance that fills the cavity behind the crystalline lens of the EYE and in front of the RETINA. It is contained in a thin hyoid membrane and forms about four fifths of the optic globe.


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