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

Anterior chamber

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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.

conjunctivae

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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

cornea

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double vision

diplopia

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a moveable fold of thin skin over the eye.

eyelids

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the eye ball is known as

globe

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the color portion of the eye is known as

iris

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

mandible

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

maxilla

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eye sockets

orbits

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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

pupils

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

sclera