zona reticularis

noun
zona re·​tic·​u·​lar·​is | \ -re-ˌtik-yə-ˈlar-əs How to pronounce zona reticularis (audio) \

Medical Definition of zona reticularis

: the innermost of the three layers of the adrenal cortex that consists of irregularly arranged cylindrical masses of epithelial cells

Learn More about zona reticularis

Cite this Entry

“Zona reticularis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/zona%20reticularis. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

Comments on zona reticularis

What made you want to look up zona reticularis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

More Confusing Words—Quiz

  • cats on impossible timber
  • The magician ______ moved the selected card to the top of the deck.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!