histologic accommodation

n.

Change in the shape of cells to meet altered physical conditions.

Nearby words

  1. histography,
  2. histoid,
  3. histoid leprosy,
  4. histoid tumor,
  5. histoincompatibility,
  6. histologist,
  7. histology,
  8. histolysis,
  9. histoma,
  10. histometaplastic


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