epithelial tissue

noun
membranous tissue covering internal organs and other internal surfaces of the body
Syn: ↑epithelium
Derivationally related forms: ↑epithelial (for: ↑epithelium)
Hypernyms: ↑animal tissue
Hyponyms: ↑endothelium, ↑mesothelium, ↑neuroepithelium, ↑decidua
Part Meronyms: ↑epithelial cell

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