Definition of Reticular

1. Adjective. Resembling or forming a network. "A reticulated highway system"




Definition of Reticular

1. a. Having the form of a net, or of network; formed with interstices; retiform; as, reticular cartilage; a reticular leaf.

Definition of Reticular

1. Adjective. having the structure of a net or a network; netlike ¹

2. Adjective. Of or pertaining to a reticulum. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Reticular

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Reticular

1. Pertaining to or resembling a net. (16 Dec 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Reticular

reticences
reticencies
reticency
reticent
reticently
retick
reticket
reticketed
reticketing
retickets
reticle
reticle eyepiece
reticles
reticul-
reticula
reticular (current term)
reticular activating system
reticular cartilage
reticular cell
reticular degeneration
reticular dystrophy of cornea
reticular erythematous mucinosis
reticular fibre
reticular formation
reticular layer of corium
reticular membrane
reticular nuclei of the brainstem
reticular nucleus of thalamus
reticular substance

Literary usage of Reticular

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1. Quain's Elements of Anatomy by Jones Quain, Allen Thomson, George Dancer Thane (1882)
"This reticular appearance is caused by the ii tion of bundles of fibres belonging to two ... The longitudinal fibres of the reticular formation are cut tbe ..."

2. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"The connective tissue is arranged in two layers: a deeper or reticular, ... The reticular layer (stratum reticulare; deep layer) consists of strong ..."

3. Anatomy: Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray, Thomas Pickering Pick (1897)
"Yellow, or reticular, elastic cartilage is found in the human body in the auricle of the external ear, the Eustachian tubes, ..."

4. A Text-book of the Physiological Chemistry of the Animal Body: Including an by Arthur Gamgee (1893)
"THE RETIFORM OR reticular (ADENOID) CONNECTIVE TISSUE OF THE INTESTINAL Mucous ... It was, until lately, believed that the network of fibres of reticular ..."

5. A Text-book of the Physiological Chemistry of the Animal Body: Including an by Arthur Gamgee (1893)
"THE RETIFORM OR reticular (ADENOID) CONNECTIVE TISSUE OF THE INTESTINAL Mucous ... It was, until lately, believed that the network of fibres of reticular ..."

6. The Journal of Heredity by American Genetic Association (1914)
"reticular HEREDITY Heredity in a Network of Descent—A Conception Based on the Normal Evolutionary Condition of Species—Characters Represent Lines of Descent ..."

7. A Text-book of Histology: Including Microscopic Technic by Alexander A. Böhm, M. von Davidoff (1904)
"The reticulum supports branched connective-tissue cells, with relatively large nuclei. In the meshes of the reticular tissue are cellular elements, ..."

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