mesothelial

\\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|thēlēəl\ adjective
Etymology: New Latin mesothelium + English -al
: of or relating to mesothelium

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mesothēˈlial adjective
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Main Entry:meso-

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • mésothélial — ● mésothélial, mésothéliale, mésothéliaux adjectif Relatif au mésothélium …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mesothelial — adjective see mesothelium …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mesothelial — relating to the tissue lining body cavities …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • mesothelial — See mesothelium. * * * …   Universalium

  • mesothelial — adjective Of or pertaining to the mesothelium …   Wiktionary

  • mesothelial — Relating to the mesothelium …   Medical dictionary

  • mesothelial — adj. (Anatomy, Embryology) pertaining to mesothelium (membranous tissue lining the embryonic body cavity) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mesothelial — meso·the·li·al …   English syllables

  • mesothelial cells — flattened epithelial cells of mesenchymal origin that line the serous cavities …   Medical dictionary

  • mesothelium — mesothelial, adj. /mez euh thee lee euhm, mes , mee zeuh , seuh /, n., pl. mesothelia / lee euh/. Anat., Embryol. epithelium of mesodermal origin, which lines the body cavities. [1885 90; MESO + (EPI)THELIUM] * * * …   Universalium

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