meninges definition

  • noun:
    • Plural of meninx.
    • The three membranes that envelop the brain and back.
    • Plural type of meninx.
    • Plural of meninx.
    • a membrane (certainly one of 3) that envelops mental performance and spinal-cord
  • noun-plural:
    • The three membranes that envelop the brain and spinal cord; the pia mater, dura mater, and arachnoid membrane layer.

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