epimysium

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noun epi·my·si·um \ˌe-pə-ˈmi-zhē-əm, -zē-\

Definition of epimysium

plural

epimysia

play \ˌe-pə-ˈmi-zhē-ə, -zē-\
  1. :  the external connective-tissue sheath of a muscle

Origin and Etymology of epimysium

New Latin, irregular from epi- + Greek mys mouse, muscle — more at mouse


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epimysium

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noun epi·my·si·um \ˌep-ə-ˈmiz(h)-ē-əm\

Medical Definition of epimysium

plural

epimysia

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  1. :  the external connective-tissue sheath of a muscle—compare endomysium


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