cylindroid

noun
cyl·​in·​droid | \ ˈsil-ən-ˌdrȯid How to pronounce cylindroid (audio) , sə-ˈlin- How to pronounce cylindroid (audio) \

Medical Definition of cylindroid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a spurious or mucous urinary cast that resembles a hyaline cast but has one tapered, stringy, twisted end

cylindroid

adjective

Medical Definition of cylindroid (Entry 2 of 2)

: shaped somewhat like a cylinder the esophagus is more or less cylindroid— J. T. Lucker

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“Cylindroid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cylindroid. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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