ground substance

noun

Definition of ground substance

  1. :  a more or less homogeneous matrix in which the specific differentiated elements of a system are suspended:a :  the intercellular substance of tissuesb :  cytosol

1882

First Known Use of ground substance

1882


Medical Dictionary

ground substance

noun

Medical Definition of ground substance

  1. :  a more or less homogeneous matrix that forms the background in which the specific differentiated elements of a system are suspended:a:  the intercellular substance of tissuesb:  cytosol


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