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1
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The space in the eye that is behind the cornea and in front of the iris.

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Anterior chamber

2
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is the thin, transparent tissue that covers the outer surface of the eye. It begins at the outer edge of the cornea, covering the visible part of the sclera, and lining the inside of the eyelids.

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conjunctivae

3
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clear front portion of the eye which cover the pupil. It is the window of the eye that allows light in

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cornea

4
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double vision

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diplopia

5
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a moveable fold of thin skin over the eye.

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eyelids

6
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the eye ball is known as

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globe

7
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the color portion of the eye is known as

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iris

8
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lower jaw or jawbone is a bone forming the skull with the cranium.

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mandible

9
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the irregularly shaped bone that with its fellow forms the upper jaw

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maxilla

10
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eye sockets

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orbits

11
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Color portion of eye that expands or contracts to allow more or less light into the eye through the lens is known as

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pupils

12
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touch outer coat (white of the eye) is known as

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sclera