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Definition of "parenchymatous" []

  • Alternative form of parenchymal. (adjective)
  • Related to parenchyma. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "parenchymatous" in a sentence
  • "When the inflammation of the epithelia is severe and may lead to their partial destruction, it is called a parenchymatous inflammation; that is, one involving the soft cellular substance."
  • "The other had increased much in size; and towards its posterior end, a clear space was formed in the parenchymatous mass, in which a rudimentary cup-shaped mouth could clearly be distinguished; on the under surface, however, no corresponding slit was yet open."
  • "In the cells of the cambium, the same fluid penetrating unites with the protoplasm, and so alters it that the cells produced from it form, not good normal wood, but a morbid parenchymatous structure."