Sentence Examples


  • The eyeball, instead of being globular, resembles rather the tube of a short and thick opera-glass.
  • One, the quadratus or bursalis muscle, arises from the hinder surface of the eyeball, and forms with its narrow margin, which is directed towards the optic nerve, a pulley for the long tendon of the pyramidalis muscle.
  • The subsequent experiments of Snellen, Senftleben, and, more lately, of Turner, seem to show that if the eyeball be protected from the impingement of foreign particles, an accident to which it is liable owing to its state of anaesthesia, the ulceration may be warded off indefinitely.
  • If the eyeball be kept perfectly clean and no organism be admitted from the outside then ulceration will not follow.
  • Not that the eyeball itself differs from that of an Occidental.

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