Suprachoroidal
Suprachoroid Su`pra*cho"roid, Suprachoroidal Su`pra*cho*roid"al, a. (Anat.) Situated above the choroid; -- applied to the layer of the choroid coat of the eyeball next to the sclerotic. [1913 Webster]

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