plasmalemma

plasmalemma

[plaz-muh-lem-uh]
noun, plural plasmalemmas. Cell Biology.

Origin:
1920–25; plasma + Greek lémma husk (see lemma2)

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plasmalemma or plasma membrane (ˌplæzməˈlɛmə)
 
n
other names for cell membrane
 
plasma membrane or plasma membrane
 
n

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plasmalemma plas·ma·lem·ma (plāz'mə-lěm'ə)
n.
See cell membrane.

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