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intramembranous

adjective in·tra·mem·bra·nous \ -ˈmem-brə-nəs \

medical Definition of intramembranous

1 : relating to, formed by, or being ossification of a membrane
  • intramembranous bone development
— compare endochondral, perichondral
2 : situated within a membrane
  • intramembranous proteins

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