epineurium

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noun epi·neu·ri·um \ˌe-pə-ˈn(y)u̇r-ē-əm\

Definition of epineurium

  1. :  the external connective-tissue sheath of a nerve trunk

Origin and Etymology of epineurium

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1882


Medical Dictionary

epineurium

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noun epi·neu·ri·um \ˌep-ə-ˈn(y)u̇r-ē-əm\

Medical Definition of epineurium

  1. :  the external connective-tissue sheath of a nerve trunk


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