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tonofilament

[ tŏn′ō-fĭlə-mənt ]

n.

A structural cytoplasmic protein, bundles of which together form a tonofibril.

Nearby words

tonnishly, tono-, tonoclonic, tonoclonic spasm, tonofibril, tonofilament, tonograph, tonography, tonometer, tonometric, tonoplast
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