What does ciliary mean?

Definitions for ciliaryˈsɪl iˌɛr i

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ciliary.

Princeton's WordNet

  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


  1. ciliary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a cilium

  2. ciliary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to eyelashes.

    ciliary muscles

Webster Dictionary

  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.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ciliary in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ciliary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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