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Lacrimal apparatus

Introduction: Lacrimal apparatus

Description of Lacrimal apparatus

Lacrimal apparatus: the structures that secrete and drain tears from the eye.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Lacrimal apparatus: almond-shaped structure that produces tears; located at the upper outer region of the orbit, above the eyeball.
Source: CRISP

Lacrimal apparatus: The tear-forming and tear-conducting system which includes the lacrimal glands, eyelid margins, conjunctival sac, and the tear drainage system.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Lacrimal apparatus

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Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Lacrimal apparatus

The following list attempts to classify Lacrimal apparatus into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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