Definition of zonule in English:

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zonule

Pronunciation: /ˈzəʊnjuːl/

noun

technical, chiefly Anatomy
A small zone.
Example sentences
  • Division of subzones into zonules is the ultimate expression of such patterns.
  • The excluded volume of ciliary zonule digests contained abundant fibrillin microfibrils.
  • This assemblage is equivalent to the kochaspid ‘zonule’ of Palmer and Halley.

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