Related formssub·mu·co·sal, adjective
Examples from the Web for submucosa
This is now enlarged by the breaking down of the remaining tissue of the follicle, then of the submucosa.
In the later stages, erosion of the mucosa occurs, and the upper layers of submucosa become involved.Scurvy Past and Present|Alfred Fabian Hess
Thence they penetrate the mucous membrane and the submucosa (Parrot).
Situated thus between the mucous and muscular coats of the intestine this layer is known as the submucosa.The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity|George. S. Huntington
A thin layer of mesoblast, probably the submucosa, sl, lies beneath the epithelium and projects up into the folds.Development of the Digestive Canal of the American Alligator|Albert M. Reese