cytomembrane

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noun cy·to·mem·brane \ˌsī-tō-ˈmem-ˌbrān\

Definition of cytomembrane

  1. :  one of the cellular membranes including those of the plasma membrane, endoplasmic reticulum, nuclear envelope, and Golgi apparatus; specifically :  unit membrane

First Known Use of cytomembrane

1956


Medical Dictionary

cytomembrane

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noun cy·to·mem·brane \ˌsīt-ō-ˈmem-ˌbrān\

Medical Definition of cytomembrane

  1. :  one of the cellular membranes including those of the plasma membrane, endoplasmic reticulum, nuclear envelope, and Golgi apparatus; specifically :  unit membrane


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