plasmalemma

noun
plas·​ma·​lem·​ma | \ ˌplaz-mə-ˈle-mə How to pronounce plasmalemma (audio) \

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First Known Use of plasmalemma

circa 1923, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for plasmalemma

New Latin, from plasma + Greek lemma husk — more at lemma

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The first known use of plasmalemma was circa 1923

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plasmalemma

noun
plas·​ma·​lem·​ma | \ ˌplaz-mə-ˈlem-ə How to pronounce plasmalemma (audio) \

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