Langhans cell

noun
Lang·​hans cell | \ ˈläŋ-ˌhän(t)s- How to pronounce Langhans cell (audio) \

Medical Definition of Langhans cell

: any of the cells of cuboidal epithelium that make up the cytotrophoblast

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“Langhans cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Langhans%20cell. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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