meninx

noun me·ninx \ ˈmē-niŋ(k)s , ˈme- \

Definition of meninx

plural meninges play \mə-ˈnin-(ˌ)jēz\
: any of the three membranes that envelop the brain and spinal cord

Origin and Etymology of meninx

New Latin, from Greek mēning-, mēninx membrane


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meninx

noun me·ninx \ ˈmē-niŋ(k)s , ˈmen-iŋ(k)s \

medical Definition of meninx

plural meninges play \mə-ˈnin-(ˌ)jēz\
: any of the three membranes that envelop the brain and spinal cord and include the arachnoid, dura mater, and pia mater

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