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acinar

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adjective ac·i·nar \ˈa-sə-nər, -ˌnär\

Definition of acinar

  1. :  of, relating to, or comprising an acinus <pancreatic acinar cells>



1870

First Known Use of acinar

1870

Rhymes with acinar

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Medical Dictionary

acinar

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adjective ac·i·nar \ˈas-ə-nər, -ˌnär\

Medical Definition of acinar

  1. :  of, relating to, or comprising an acinus <pancreatic acinar cells>




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