Definition of Endothelium in English :

Define Endothelium in English

Endothelium meaning in English

Meaning of Endothelium in English

Pronunciation of Endothelium in English

Endothelium pronunciation in English

Pronounce Endothelium in English


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1. endothelium

an epithelium of mesoblastic origin; a thin layer of flattened cells that lines the inside of some body cavities

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noun plural -lia (-lɪə)
a tissue consisting of a single layer of cells that lines the blood and lymph vessels, heart, and some other cavities

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nounWord forms: plural ˌendoˈthelia (ˌɛndoʊˈθiliə ; enˌdōt hēˈlēə)
the layer of cells lining the inside of blood and lymph vessels, of the heart, and of some other closed cavities

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n. pl. en·do·the·li·a (-lē-ə)
A thin layer of flat epithelial cells that lines serous cavities, lymph vessels, and blood vessels.

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