nasociliary

Relating to nose and eyelids. See n. nerve.

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na·so·cil·i·ary -'sil-ē-.er-ē adj nasal and ciliary

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na·so·cil·i·ary (na″zo-silґe-ar″e) pertaining to or affecting the eyes, brow, and root of the nose, as the nasociliary nerve.

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