plexiform layer

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Either of two thin strata in the retina, the inner plexiform layer and the outer plexiform layer, that separate the three major retinal layers and are connected by interplexiform cells conveying information backwards towards the photoreceptors. [From Latin plexus a network, from plectere to weave]

Subjects: Psychology.

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