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Vitreous humour

Vitreous humour (British spelling) or Vitreous humor (US spelling) is the clear aqueous solution that fills the space between the lens and the retina of the vertebrate eyeball.

The solution is 99% water, but has a gelatinous viscosity two to four times that of water.

Note:   The above text is excerpted from the Wikipedia article "Vitreous humour", which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation License.
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