conjunctiva

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA (key): /ˌkɒn.dʒʌŋ(k)ˈtʌɪ.və/ or /kənˈdʒʌŋ(k).tɪv.ə/
  • (US) IPA (key): /ˌkɑnˌdʒʌŋ(k)ˈtaɪ.və/ or /kənˌdʒʌŋ(k)ˈtaɪ.və/
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Noun[change]

Singular
conjunctiva

Plural
conjunctivas or conjunctivae

  1. (anatomy) The conjunctiva is a clear mucous membrane that covers the front of the eye and lines the inside of the eyelids.