dacryocyst

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dacryocyst dac·ry·o·cyst (dāk'rē-ə-sĭst')
n.
See lacrimal sac.

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dacryocyst

noun
either of the two dilated ends of the lacrimal ducts at the nasal ends of the eyes that fill with tears secreted by the lacrimal glands [syn: lacrimal sac
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