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tunica fibrosa

[ fī-brōsə ]

n.

A fibrous envelope surrounding an anatomical part.

Nearby words

tunica, tunica adventitia, tunica albuginea, tunica conjunctiva, tunica externa, tunica fibrosa, tunica intima, tunica media, tunica mucosa, tunica muscularis, tunica propria
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