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vitreous humor, vitreous humour, vitreous body(noun)
the clear colorless transparent jelly that fills the posterior chamber of the eyeball
The clear gel that fills the eyeball between the lens and the retina.
The vitreous humour or vitreous humor is the clear gel that fills the space between the lens and the retina of the eyeball of humans and other vertebrates. It is often referred to as the vitreous body or simply "the vitreous".
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