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scleral

[skleer-uh l] /ˈsklɪər əl/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
sclerotic (def 1).
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; scler(a) + -al1
Related forms
subscleral, adjective
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  • The anatomy of the scleral rings may not be a clear-cut predictor of behavior.
  • The scleral buckle method bends the wall of the eye inward so that it meets the hole in the retina.

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