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ciliary


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ciliary  \Cil"ia*ry\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  ciliaire.] 
  1.  (Anat.)  Pertaining  to  the  cilia,  or  eyelashes.  Also 
  applied  to  special  parts  of  the  eye  itself  as  the 
  ciliary  processes  of  the  choroid  coat;  the  ciliary  muscle, 
  etc 
 
  2.  (Biol.)  Pertaining  to  or  connected  with  the  cilia  in 
  animal  or  vegetable  organisms;  as  ciliary  motion. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ciliary 
  adj  1:  relating  to  the  ciliary  body  and  associated  structures  of 
  the  eye 
  2:  of  or  relating  to  cilia  projecting  from  the  surface  of  a 
  cell  [syn:  {ciliate},  {cilial}] 
  3:  or  or  relating  to  the  human  eyelash  [syn:  {ciliate}] 




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