Membrane synonyms

mĕm'brān'
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One that lays:
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A covering or receptacle resembling this, as the membrane around a muscle, a leaf base enveloping a stem of grass, etc.
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A thin flake, scale, or layer, as of metal or animal tissue
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A similar membrane of certain invertebrates, esp. insects
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The outer membrane or shell of the eggs of insects and other invertebrates
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The partition of muscles and tendons that separates the chest cavity from the abdominal cavity; midriff
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(Biol.) A major category in the classification of living organisms, esp. plants, ranking above a class and below a kingdom: it can include one class or many similar classes: the Latinized division names are capitalized but not italicized (Ex.: Pinophyta, gymnosperms)
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A mucous membrane that partly closes the opening of the vagina.
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Something that separates or divides, as an interior wall dividing one room from another
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(Anatomy) In mammals, the serous membrane lining the cavity of the abdomen and that is folded over the viscera.
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A thin wall or membrane that separates two parts or structures in an organism. Septae separate the chambers of the heart and subdivide the hyphae of some fungi.
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A membrane which lines an internal cavity to protect the contents and which secretes serum.
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Something that wraps around or surrounds something, as a sheath encases its blade.
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The outer covering of a vertebrate animal, consisting of two layers of cells, a thick inner layer (the dermis) and a thin outer layer (the epidermis). Structures such as hair, scales, or feathers are contained in the skin, as are fat cells, sweat glands, and sensory receptors. Skin provides a protective barrier against disease-causing microorganisms and against the sun's ultraviolet rays. In warm-blooded animals, it aids in temperature regulation, as by insulating against the cold.
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a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants
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