epitheliomuscular

epitheliomuscular

[ep-uh-thee-lee-oh-muhs-kyuh-ler]
adjective Zoology.
of or pertaining to an epithelial cell of a coelenterate that contains contractile fibrils and acts as a muscle.

Origin:
epitheli(um) + -o- + muscular

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To epitheliomuscular
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: epitheliomatous
Next Definition: epithelium
Words Near: epitheliomuscular
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for epitheliomuscular
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing epitheliomuscular
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;