Medical Dictionary

macroglia

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noun mac·ro·glia \ma-ˈkräg-lē-ə, ˌmak-rō-ˈglī-ə\

Medical Definition of macroglia

  1. :  glia of ectodermal origin made up of astrocytes and oligodendrocytes—compare microglia

macroglial

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