interstitial cell

noun

Medical Definition of interstitial cell

: a cell situated between the germ cells of the gonads especially : leydig cell

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“Interstitial cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/interstitial%20cell. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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