[ mĕmbrəm ]

n. pl. mem•bra (-brə)

Member. Used in anatomy.

Nearby words

  1. membranous labyrinth,
  2. membranous laryngitis,
  3. membranous ossification,
  4. membranous rhinitis,
  5. membranously,
  6. meme,
  7. memel,
  8. memento,
  9. memento mori,
  10. memling

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Examples from the Web for membrum

  • When he followed the rest, he could not hear the tortoise call out, and his membrum struck against the fallen trunk.

    Filipino Popular Tales|Dean S. Fansler