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Term:
visual system development (GO:0150063)
Annotations: Rat: (431) Mouse: (391) Human: (370) Chinchilla: (355) Bonobo: (361) Dog: (366) Squirrel: (357)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
lateral line system development +   
visual system development +   
The process whose specific outcome is the progression of the visual system over time, from its formation to the mature structure, including the eye, parts of the central nervous system (CNS) involved in processing of visual inputs, and connecting nerve pathways.

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: optic pathway development ;   visual pathway development
Definition Sources: GOC:aruk, GOC:bc, GOC:krc, PMID:15004427, PMID:20647017, PMID:22632727

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