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aqueous

1. of, like, or containing water
2. dissolved in water
3. (of rocks, deposits, etc.) formed from material laid down in water
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aqueous

[′āk·wē·əs]
(science and technology)
Relating to or made with water.
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Given the presence of anterior uveitis and the markedly shallow anterior chamber in this owl, potential mechanisms for ocular hypertension were considered to be altered aqueous humor flow within the trabecular meshwork (secondary to anterior uveitis) or at the pupil (caused by pupillary block), aqueous misdirection and expansion of the vitreous body (malignant glaucoma), or some combination of these mechanisms, as is often the case in cats.
Prasad, "Acute aqueous misdirection syndrome: pathophysiology and management," Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, vol.
Mincler, "Slit-lamp needle revision for aqueous misdirection after trabeculectomy," Journal of Glaucoma, vol.