Definition of Pinacocyte

1. Noun. (biology) Any of a group of flattened polygonal cells that together make up the pinacoderm in the dermal epithelium of sponges ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Pinacocyte

1. A cell type forming the surface layers of a sponge. Capable of synthesising collagen. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pinacocyte

pin curl
pin down
pin implant
pin money
pin oak
pin table
pin the tail on the donkey
pin up
pin wrench
pina
pina cloth
pina colada
pinaceous
pinaces
pinacocyte (current term)
pinacoderm
pinacoderms
pinacoid
pinacoids
pinacol
pinacol rearrangement
pinacolborane
pinacolin
pinacolins
pinacolone
pinacolones
pinacols
pinacone
pinacones

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