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English: Tear system:
a. tear gland / lacrimal gland,
b. superior lacrimal punctum,
c. superior lacrimal canal,
d. tear sac / lacrimal sac,
e. inferior lacrimal punctum,
f. inferior lacrimal canal,
g. nasolacrimal canal
Français : Le système lacrymal:
a : Glande lacrymale
b : Point supérieur lacrymal
c : Canal lacrymal supérieur
d : Sac lacrymal
e : Point lacrymal inférieur
f : Canal lacrymal inférieur
g : Canal nasolacrymal
Polski: Narząd łzowy
Source Based on excellent images created by User:FML and uploaded to Commons as Sistema lacrimal.gif and Sistema lacrimal.svg.

Since FML's vector image was broken, Erin_Silversmith took the bitmap version and vectorised it. The labels in Portuguese were replaced with letters, for internationalisation purposes.

(The iris was redone in the second revision of this image, based on the photograph Image:Iris.eye.225px.jpg (automatically vectorised using Delineate). However, in the fifth revision, this was then replaced by a spoke-like design based on the original GIF.)

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current06:22, 31 May 2019Thumbnail for version as of 06:22, 31 May 20191,608 × 1,358 (259 KB)JmarchnAdd lacrimal gland texture
21:58, 30 May 2019Thumbnail for version as of 21:58, 30 May 20191,608 × 1,358 (226 KB)JmarchnResize
21:55, 30 May 2019Thumbnail for version as of 21:55, 30 May 20191,600 × 1,200 (225 KB)JmarchnFull redraw
05:21, 24 June 2012Thumbnail for version as of 05:21, 24 June 20121,600 × 1,200 (209 KB)FMLThe colour is white unless he/she have smoked marijuana
03:08, 5 September 2006Thumbnail for version as of 03:08, 5 September 20061,600 × 1,200 (208 KB)Erin SilversmithReverted to earlier revision
12:05, 21 August 2006Thumbnail for version as of 12:05, 21 August 20061,600 × 1,200 (209 KB)FMLwhite background
05:46, 21 August 2006Thumbnail for version as of 05:46, 21 August 20061,600 × 1,200 (208 KB)Erin SilversmithGave the eye itself a pink-white colour instead of transparency. Replaced the flap of skin at the tear duct that got accidentally deleted last time. Shifted the iris and pool of tears slightly.
03:10, 21 August 2006Thumbnail for version as of 03:10, 21 August 20061,600 × 1,200 (209 KB)Erin SilversmithRemoved photo and made the iris look like the original GIF.
08:11, 20 August 2006Thumbnail for version as of 08:11, 20 August 2006600 × 400 (192 KB)Erin SilversmithFixed some lashes.
00:19, 20 August 2006Thumbnail for version as of 00:19, 20 August 2006600 × 400 (193 KB)Erin SilversmithSome tweaks (now more editable, and smaller file)
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