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Introduction: Membrane

Description of Membrane

Membrane: A very thin layer of tissue that covers a surface.
Source: National Institute of Health

Membrane: a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects organs or cells of animals.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Membrane: biological membranes; do not confuse with ARTIFICIAL MEMBRANE.
Source: CRISP

Membrane: Thin layers of tissue which cover parts of the body, separate adjacent cavities, or connect adjacent structures.
Source: MeSH 2007

Membrane: Related Topics

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Hierarchical classifications of Membrane

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