renal column

n.

Any of the prolongations of cortical substance separating the renal pyramids.

Nearby words

  1. renal,
  2. renal artery,
  3. renal carcinosarcoma,
  4. renal cast,
  5. renal clearance,
  6. renal corpuscle,
  7. renal cortex,
  8. renal cortical lobule,
  9. renal fascia,
  10. renal ganglion


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