brush border

noun

Definition of brush border

  1. :  a stria of microvilli on the plasma membrane of an epithelial cell (as in a kidney tubule) that is specialized for absorption

First Known Use of brush border

1903


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brush border

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noun \ˌbrəsh-\

Medical Definition of brush border

  1. :  a stria of microvilli on the plasma membrane of an epithelial cell (as in a kidney tubule) that is specialized for absorption


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