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Definition of the adjective acinar
What does acinar mean as an attribute of a noun?
- pertaining to one of the small sacs (as in a compound gland)
- pertaining to the individual parts making up an aggregate fruit like a blackberry
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
Alternative definition of the adjective acinar
- [medicine] Of, pertaining to, or located in an acinus.
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Encyclopedia of Cancer (2011)
by Manfred Schwab
Acinar Cells Definition Key cells in the exocrine pancreas. These are arranged around a central lumen and form the bulk of the pancreatic gland. They contain digestive enzymes usually found in the apical region of the cells.
Encyclopedia of Imaging (2008)
by Albert L. Baert
and 1 cm are called "acinar shadows," cave: they do not represent the pathologic unit of a single acinus. Webb WR, Mueller NL, Naidich DP (1993) Standardized terms for high resolution lung CT: a ...
by Lindsay Allen, Andrew Prentice
Acinar cells Duct cells secrete digestive enzymes secrete aqueous NaHCO3 solution Exocine portion of ...
by W. F. Bynum, Roy Porter
found that ligation of the pancreatic ducts led to atrophy of the acinar tissue, while the islets, previously described by Paul Langerhans (1847-88 ) in ...
Encyclopedia of toxicology (2005)
Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson
B viruses usually infect acinar cells but β-cell tropism can be induced by passage in pancreatic cultures rich in islet cells. Such virus strains induce a transient hyperglycemia in susceptible mice. In vivo, lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus ...
Encyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)
Single acinar cells showing GFP-lifeact enriched at the apical plasma membrane in resting conditions (left panel, arrowhead) and recruited onto the secretory granules upon stimulation (right panel, arrow). (f) Time-lapse sequence of the ...
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
TETER, Târâ; S: 'H' Acinar. Pertaining to an acinus; acinic. *t Acinesia. Loss of motion. TETRTH, TR Ră ă 3RTHERIT Acinesic. See Acinetic. Acinetic. One affected with acinesia; acinesic. TWTHTäT&T Acini. Plural of Acinus. Acinic. See Acinar.
by John M. Lackie
acinar. cells. phosphoprotein (VASP), alpha-actinin, ezrin, and profilin and required for organization of normal actin cytoskeleton and thus in regulating cell shape and motility. Genetic variations are associated with susceptibility to pancreatic ...
by Brian W.J. Mahy, Marc H.V. van Regenmortel
and pancreatic acinar cells (c).
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
acinar adenocarcinoma. See acinic cell adenocarcinoma. acinar ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3I1N1A1R1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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