Visual Synonyms
 

Synonyms and Antonyms of retina

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retina

hypernym (retina IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • the innermost light-sensitive membrane covering the back wall of the eyeball; it is continuous with the optic nerve (noun.body)
    a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants (noun.body)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.body)
    epithelium associated with special sense organs and containing sensory nerve endings (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    area consisting of a small depression in the retina containing cones and where vision is most acute (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    area of the retina immediately surrounding the fovea (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a small yellowish central area of the retina that is rich in cones and that mediates clear detailed vision (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    one of the cells of the retina that is sensitive to light (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the point where the optic nerve enters the retina; not sensitive to light (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a visual receptor cell in the retina that is sensitive to bright light and to color (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a visual receptor cell that is sensitive to dim light (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

derivation (.... is derived from retina)

  • (adj.pert)
    in or relating to the retina of the eye (adj.pert)
     
hypernym part holonym part meronym derivation membrane tissue layer neuroepithelium fovea parafovea macula visual cell eye oculus optic retinal

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