cuboidal epithelium


noun Biology.

epithelium consisting of one or more layers of cells of cuboid or polyhedral shape.
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Medicine definitions for cuboidal epithelium

cuboidal epithelium


n.

Epithelium made up of cells that look like cubes in a vertical section but appear to be polyhedral when viewed on their surface.
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