membranous definition

  • adjective:
    • associated with, made of, or just like a membrane.
    • Pathology described as the synthesis of a membrane or a layer much like a membrane.
    • getting the attributes of, or regarding, a membrane.
    • associated the formation of a membrane.
    • Thin, pliable, and often clear.
    • regarding, composed of, or resembling, membrane.
    • Membranaceous.
    • described as development of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane)
    • relating to or made from or much like a membrane
  • others:
    • Having a membrane or membranes; membraniferous.
    • comprising membrane; getting the texture or quality of a membrane; membranaceous.
    • Of or pertaining in any way to membrane; resembling membrane; membraniform.
    • In botany, getting the character or appearance of membrane layer; slim, instead smooth and flexible, and often pretty much clear, as sometimes will leave, the wall space of seed-vessels, the indusia in ferns, etc. See phrases below.

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