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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The light-sensitive membrane covering the back wall of the eyeball.

Usage examples (36)
  • The retina is a thin layer of nerve tissue that coats the back of the eye and enables the eye to see.
  • The reason is that the retina is a complex nervous structure.
  • The retina is the light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye.
  • The retina is the part of the eye found in the inside at the back. for more
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