intramembranous

adjective
in·​tra·​mem·​bra·​nous | \ -ˈmem-brə-nəs How to pronounce intramembranous (audio) \

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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“Intramembranous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/intramembranous. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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