anhistous

adjective
an·​his·​tous | \ (ˈ)an¦histəs \
variants: or less commonly anhistic \ -​tik \

Definition of anhistous

: not differentiated into tissues : noncellular anhistous matrix anhistous intercellular cement

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First Known Use of anhistous

1831, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anhistous

an- + hist- + -ous or -ic

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“Anhistous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anhistous. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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