Golgi

adjective
Gol·gi | \ ˈgȯl-(ˌ)jē \

Definition of Golgi 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or constituting the Golgi apparatus Golgi stacks

Golgi

biographical name
Gol·gi | \ ˈgȯl-(ˌ)jē \

Definition of Golgi (Entry 2 of 2)

Ca*mil*lo \kä-ˈmēl-(ˌ)lō \ 1843(or 1844)–1926 Italian physician

First Known Use of Golgi

Adjective

1891, in the meaning defined above

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Golgi

adjective
Gol·gi | \ ˈgȯl-(ˌ)jē \

Medical Definition of Golgi 

: of or relating to the Golgi apparatus, Golgi bodies, or the Golgi method of staining nerve tissue Golgi vesicles

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