Medical Dictionary

membranelle

noun mem·bra·nelle \ˈmem-brə-ˌnel\
variants: also

membranella

\ˌmem-brə-ˈnel-ə\play

Medical Definition of membranelle

plural

membranelles

also

membranellae

\-ˈnel-ē\play
  1. :  a flattened vibrating organ like a membrane composed of a row of fused cilia in various ciliates


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