diploe

noun dip·loe \ ˈdi-plə-ˌwē , -plō-ˌē \

Definition of diploe

: cancellous bony tissue between the external and internal layers of the skull

diploic

play \də-ˈplō-ik, dī-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of diploe

New Latin, from Greek diploē, from diploos double


Medical Dictionary

diploe

noun dip·loe \ ˈdip-lə-ˌwē \
variants: also diploë

medical Definition of diploe

: cancellous bony tissue between the external and internal layers of the skull

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