ground substance definition

  • noun:
    • The intercellular product where cells and materials of connective muscle tend to be embedded. Also known as matrix.
    • See hyaloplasm.
    • the intercellular substance, or matrix, of tissues.
    • the body material where structure cells are embedded
    • the obvious nongranular percentage of the cytoplasm of a cell

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  • Hypernym for "ground substance"
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