tonofilament

noun
tono·​fil·​a·​ment | \ -ˈfil-ə-mənt How to pronounce tonofilament (audio) \

Medical Definition of tonofilament

: a slender cytoplasmic organelle found especially in some epithelial cells

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“Tonofilament.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tonofilament. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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