zona glomerulosa

[ glō-mĕr′yə-lōsə ]

n.

The outer layer of the cortex of the suprarenal gland, just beneath the capsule.

Nearby words

  1. zombie,
  2. zombie bank,
  3. zombify,
  4. zona,
  5. zona fasciculata,
  6. zona hemorrhoidalis,
  7. zona ophthalmica,
  8. zona pellucida,
  9. zona reticularis,
  10. zona tecta


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