Definition of Tanycyte

1. Noun. A type of ependymal cell, located in the floor of the third ventricle, that have processes extending deep into the hypothalamus ¹



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Medical Definition of Tanycyte

1. A variety of ependymal cell found principally in the walls of the third ventricle of the brain; the tanycyte's may have branched or unbranched processes, some of which end on capillaries or neurons. (05 Mar 2000)

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tantony pig
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tantrum
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tanukis
tanyard
tanyards
tanycyte (current term)
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tanzanite
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taonianone
tap-dance
tap-dancer
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