Definition of Cornea. Meaning of Cornea. Synonyms of Cornea

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Definition of Cornea

Cornea
Cornea Cor"ne*a (k?r"n?-?), n.; pl. Corneas (-?z). [Fem. sing., fr. L. corneus horny, fr. cornu a horn. See Horn.] (Anat.) The transparent part of the coat of the eyeball which covers the iris and pupil and admits light to the interior. See Eye.

Meaning of Cornea from wikipedia

- The cornea is the transparent front part of the eye that covers the iris, pupil, and anterior chamber. Along with the anterior chamber and lens, the cornea...
- (KC) is a disorder of the eye that results in progressive thinning of the cornea. This may result in blurry vision, double vision, nearsightedness, irregular...
- procedure where a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by donated corneal tissue (the graft). When the entire cornea is replaced it is known as penetrating...
- The cornea is a part of the eye. Cornea may also refer to: Cornea (surname) Cornea, a tributary of the Buda in Argeș County, Romania Cornea, Caraș-Severin...
- Cornea verticillata, also called vortex keratopathy or whorl keratopathy, is a condition characterised by corneal deposits at the level of the basal epithelium...
- Cornea is a Romanian surname. Notable people with the surname include: Dimitrie Cornea (1816–1884), Romanian politician Doina Cornea (1929–2018), Romanian...
- Keratitis is a condition in which the eye's cornea, the clear dome on the front surface of the eye, becomes inflamed. The condition is often marked by...
- stroma of the cornea (or substantia propria) is a fibrous, tough, unyielding, perfectly transparent and the thickest layer of the cornea of the eye. It...
- Alexandru Cornea (1490 – 5 March 1541), known as the Evil (Romanian: cel Rău) and scarcely numbered Alexandru III, was the Prince of Moldavia from 1540...
- Victor Vlad Cornea (born 24 September 1993) is a Romanian tennis player. On 22 June 2015, he reached his highest ATP singles ranking of 786 whilst his...