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for macula lutea
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
macula lutea \macula lutea\, macular area \macular area\n.
A yellowish central area of the retina that is rich in cones.
Syn: macula, yellow spot.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a small yellowish central area of the retina that is rich
in cones and that mediates clear detailed vision [syn:
macula, macula lutea, macular area, yellow spot]
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