Medical Dictionary

micropinocytosis

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noun mi·cro·pi·no·cy·to·sis \ˌmī-krō-ˌpī-nō-ˌsī-ˈtō-səs\

Medical Definition of micropinocytosis

plural

micropinocytoses

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  1. :  the incorporation of macromolecules or other chemical substances into cells by membrane invagination and the pinching off of relatively minute vesicles


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