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chorioid

[kawr-ee-oid, kohr-] /ˈkɔr iˌɔɪd, ˈkoʊr-/
adjective, noun, Anatomy
1.
Also, chorioidal.
Origin
< Greek chorioeidḗs. See chori-, -oid
Related forms
subchorioid, adjective
subchorioidal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for chorioid

choroid

/ˈkɔːrɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling the chorion, esp in being vascular
noun
2.
the brownish vascular membrane of the eyeball between the sclera and the retina
Word Origin
C18: from Greek khoroeidēs, erroneously for khorioeidēs, from chorion
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