outer plexiform layer

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A thin stratum of the retina, separating the middle and outer retinal layers, within which the photoreceptors terminate and make synaptic connections with bipolar cells and horizontal cells. See also interplexiform cell. [From Latin plexus a network, from plectere to weave]

Subjects: Psychology.

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