intercalated disk

n.

An undulating double membrane separating adjacent cells in cardiac muscle fibers.

Nearby words

  1. intercalary,
  2. intercalary meristem,
  3. intercalary neuron,
  4. intercalate,
  5. intercalated,
  6. intercalated duct,
  7. intercalation,
  8. intercapillary glomerulosclerosis,
  9. intercapitular vein,
  10. intercardinal point


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