albuginea definition

  • noun:
    • A layer of white, fibrous muscle.
    • In physiology, a name (properly tunica albuginea) applied to a number of membranes: to your fibrous covering associated with testis underneath the tunica vaginalis (sheathing membrane layer);
    • into the similar fibrous covering regarding the ovary underneath the peritoneum;
    • towards the sclerotic or white of eye.
    • whitish tunic
    • A layer of white, fibrous structure.
    • In anatomy, a name (correctly tunica albuginea) placed on a few membranes: on fibrous covering associated with testis under the tunica vaginalis (sheathing membrane);
    • to your similar fibrous covering of this ovary under the peritoneum;
    • to your sclerotic or white regarding the eye.
    • whitish tunic

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