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reticular cell

n.

Any of the cells forming the stroma of bone marrow and lymphatic tissues whose processes make contact with those of similar cells to form a network.

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Nearby words

reticently, reticle, reticul-, reticular, reticular activating system, reticular cell, reticular degeneration, reticular dystrophy of cornea, reticular fiber, reticular formation, reticular membrane
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