ciliated epithelium

n.

Epithelium having cilia on the surface not attached to another cell or structure.

Nearby words

  1. ciliary zone,
  2. ciliary zonule,
  3. ciliata,
  4. ciliate,
  5. ciliated,
  6. cilice,
  7. cilicia,
  8. cilician,
  9. cilician gates,
  10. ciliectomy


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