reticuloendothelial

play
adjective re·tic·u·lo·en·do·the·li·al \ri-ˌti-kyə-lō-ˌen-də-ˈthē-lē-əl\

Definition of reticuloendothelial

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the reticuloendothelial system

Origin and Etymology of reticuloendothelial

New Latin reticulum + endothelium


First Known Use: 1915


Medical Dictionary

reticuloendothelial

play
adjective re·tic·u·lo·en·do·the·li·al \ri-ˈtik-yə-lō-ˌen-də-ˈthē-lē-əl\

Medical Definition of reticuloendothelial

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the reticuloendothelial system reticuloendothelial tissue reticuloendothelial cells


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up reticuloendothelial? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

not embarrassed or apologetic

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • winning-words-from-the-national-spelling-bee-logo
  • Which is the correct spelling of the winning word from 1988?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!