reticuloendothelium

noun
re·​tic·​u·​lo·​en·​do·​the·​li·​um | \ -ˌen-də-ˈthē-lē-əm How to pronounce reticuloendothelium (audio) \
plural reticuloendothelia\ -​lē-​ə How to pronounce reticuloendothelium (audio) \

Medical Definition of reticuloendothelium

: the cells of the reticuloendothelial system regarded as a tissue

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“Reticuloendothelium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/reticuloendothelium. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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