Merkel-Ranvier corpuscle

noun
Mer·​kel-Ran·​vier corpuscle | \ ˈmer|kəl¦räⁿ¦vyā-, ˈmər| \

Definition of Merkel-Ranvier corpuscle

: merkel's cell

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History and Etymology for Merkel-Ranvier corpuscle

after Friedrich S. Merkel †1919 German anatomist & Louis A. Ranvier †1922 French histologist

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“Merkel-Ranvier corpuscle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Merkel-Ranvier%20corpuscle. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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