haustration

[hô-strāshən]

n.

The formation of a haustrum.
A haustrum.

Nearby words

  1. histoid leprosy,
  2. histoid tumor,
  3. histoincompatibility,
  4. histologic accommodation,
  5. histologist,
  6. histolysis,
  7. histoma,
  8. histometaplastic,
  9. histomorphology,
  10. histone


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