columnar

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

co·lum·nar

adjective \kə-ˈləm-nər\

Definition of COLUMNAR

1
:  of, relating to, resembling, or characterized by columns
2
:  of, relating to, being, or composed of tall narrow somewhat cylindrical or prismatic epithelial cells

First Known Use of COLUMNAR

1728

co·lum·nar

adjective \kə-ˈləm-nər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of COLUMNAR

: of, relating to, being, or composed of tall narrow somewhat cylindrical or prismatic epithelial cells <columnar epithelium> <columnar tissue>

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