The transparent jelly-like tissue filling the eyeball behind the lens. Compare with aqueous humour.
More example sentences
- The part of the eyeball behind the lens is filled with a jelly called vitreous humour.
- The vitreous humor is between the back of the lens and the retina.
- The cornea, the pupillary opening within the iris, the lens, and the aqueous and vitreous humor combine to form the refractive media of the eye.
Definition of vitreous humour in:
- The US English dictionary