basement membrane in AZ Dictionary
- (n) A thin, fragile layer of connective muscle underlying the epithelium of numerous body organs. Also referred to as basement lamina.
- (n) A thin sheet of fibrous cells that underlies the epithelium.
- (n) a delicate membrane consists of an individual level of flat cells, developing the substratum upon which, in lots of organs, the epithelioid cells are disposed.
basement membrane in Medical Dictionary
- A thin membrane that is consists of one level of cells. by SaulReport definition