fenestrated membrane

n.

A sheetlike elastic membrane of the laminae of large arteries made up of fused elastic fibers.

Nearby words

  1. fenestra,
  2. fenestra of cochlea,
  3. fenestra of vestibule,
  4. fenestrated,
  5. fenestrated capillary,
  6. fenestration,
  7. fenfluramine,
  8. feng shui,
  9. feng yu-hsiang,
  10. fengjie


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