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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A thin membrane lining the closed cavities of the body.

Usage examples (19)
  • The tunica serosa uteri covers the internal reproductive organs in women.
  • Indusium: the case made by an insect larva: a membranous layer of the embryo of Locustidae below the serosa.
  • Currently, however, these new procedures are used primarily on women who have completed their families and are diagnosed with serosa or subserosal see Chapter 2 tumors...
  • The serous coat (tunica serosa) is derived from the peritoneum. for more
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