tonofibril

[tŏn′ō-fībrəl, -fĭbrəl]

n.

One of a system of fibers found in the cytoplasm of epithelial cells.

Nearby words

  1. tonnish,
  2. tonnishly,
  3. tono-,
  4. tonoclonic,
  5. tonoclonic spasm,
  6. tonofilament,
  7. tonograph,
  8. tonography,
  9. tonometer,
  10. tonometric


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