intervillous

intervillous
Between or among villi.

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in·ter·vil·lous .int-ər-'vil-əs adj situated or occurring between villi <\intervillous thrombosis>

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in·ter·vil·lous (in″tər-vilґəs) between or among villi.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • intervillous — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • intervillous — adj. between villi, among hairlike or fingerlike projections (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • intervillous — in·ter·villous …   English syllables

  • intervillous — |intə(r)+ adjective Etymology: inter + villous : situated between villi * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • Intervillous space — Infobox Embryology Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 12 GrayPage = 59 Caption = Primary chorionic villi. Diagrammatic. Caption2 = Secondary chorionic villi. Diagrammatic. System = CarnegieStage = Days = 24 Precursor = GivesRiseTo = MeshName …   Wikipedia

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  • intervillous space — the space of the placenta into which the chorionic villi project and through which maternal blood circulates …   Medical dictionary

  • trophoblastic lacuna — intervillous l …   Medical dictionary

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