ependyma

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἐπένδυμα (epénduma), "outer garment", from ἐπενδύειν (ependúein), from ἐπί (epí, over) + ἐν (en, on) + δύειν (dúein, to put).

Noun[edit]

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ependyma (plural ependymas)

  1. (anatomy) A thin epithelial membrane lining the ventricular system of the brain and the spinal cord