adjective ep·i·the·lio·muscular \ˌepə¦thēlē(ˌ)ō+\

Definition of epitheliomuscular

  1. :  of or being an epithelial cell of coelenterates that is modified to function in contraction and has an elongated fibrillar base that functions in the same manner as a muscle cell

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Origin and Etymology of epitheliomuscular

epitheli- + muscular

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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