follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

optic capsule

optic capsule in Medicine

optic capsule n.
The embryonic structure from which the sclera of the eye develops.

The American HeritageĀ® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for optic capsule
Historical Examples
  • The skeletal structures developed in connection with the optic capsule do not become united to the skull.

    The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds
  • The only bone developed in relation to the optic capsule on each side is the lachrymal.

    The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds

Word of the Day

Word Value for optic

9
11
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for optic capsule