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serosa

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noun se·ro·sa \sə-ˈrō-zə\

Definition of serosa

  1. :  a usually enclosing serous membrane

serosal play \-zəl\ adjective


Origin of serosa

New Latin, from feminine of serosus serous, from Latin serum


First Known Use: circa 1890

Rhymes with serosa


Medical Dictionary

serosa

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noun se·ro·sa \sə-ˈrō-zə\

Medical Definition of serosa

plural serosas also serosae \-zē\play

  1. :  a usually enclosing serous membrane <the peritoneal serosa>



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Learn More about serosa

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "serosa" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "serosa"


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