epithelial

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adjective ep·i·the·li·al \ˌe-pə-ˈthē-lē-əl\

Definition of epithelial

  1. :  of or relating to epithelium

1845

First Known Use of epithelial

1845


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epithelial

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adjective ep·i·the·li·al \ˌep-ə-ˈthē-lē-əl\

Medical Definition of epithelial

  1. :  of or relating to epithelium epithelial cells


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