Definition of Epitheliod

1. Adjective. Resembling epithelium. "Epithelial tissue"

Partainyms: Epithelium

Definition of Epitheliod

1. Adjective. Resembling epithelium. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Epitheliod

epithelial migration
epithelial myoepithelial carcinoma
epithelial nest
epithelial pearl
epithelial plug
epithelial reticular cell
epithelial tissue
epitheliochorial placenta
epitheliod (current term)
epithelioid cell
epithelioid cell nevus
epithelioid cells
epithelioma adenoides cysticum
epithelioma contagiosum
epithelioma cuniculatum

Literary usage of Epitheliod

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1. The Practice of osteopathy: Designed for the Use of Practitioners and by Carl Philip McConnell (1899)
"The epitheliod cells vary in shape and may be rounded, polygonal or cuboidal. The giant cells are formed by enlargements of the ..."

2. Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting by American Ophthalmological Society (1897)
"... f discovered the epitheliod character of the cells sur- rounding the giant-cells, and Cheyne and others maintained that the ..."

3. Journal of Applied Microscopy by Bausch & Lomb Optical Company (1900)
"The lesion is considered under the head of chronic infections, granulomata, which are characterized by small round cells, epitheliod cells, and giant cells. ..."

4. General Catalogue of the European and American Exhibits Intended to by Henry Gustav Beyer (1908)
"Into this thrombus some epitheliod cells have passed from the stroma of the villus. Mother had acute miliary tuberculosis in the seventh month of pregnancy. ..."

5. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1898)
"oped by a ring of epitheliod cells with nucleus at the outer free eud, like those around a foreign body. Some are multinuclear and resemble giant cells. ..."

6. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1902)
"... infiltrated with mono-nuclear round cells with compound granular cells, and with large cells possessing a large nucleus—so-called epitheliod cells (v. ..."

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