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Definition of "sinusoids" [sinusoids]

  • Plural form of sinusoid. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sinusoids" in a sentence
  • "This network invades the vitelline and umbilical veins, and breaks up these vessels into a series of capillary-like vessels termed sinusoids (Minot), which ramify in the meshes of the cellular network and ultimately form the venous capillaries of the liver."
  • "These vessels have been called sinusoids by Minot."
  • "The portions of the veins above the upper ring become interrupted by the developing liver and broken up by it into a plexus of small capillary-like vessels termed sinusoids (Minot)."