littoral cell


lit·​to·​ral cell ˈlit-ə-rəl- How to pronounce littoral cell (audio) -ˌral- How to pronounce littoral cell (audio)
: a large phagocytic endothelial cell lining the sinuses of the lymph nodes and red pulp of the spleen

Dictionary Entries Near littoral cell

Cite this Entry

“Littoral cell.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!