tapetum

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tapetum (plural tapeta)

  1. (anatomy) A membranous layer of tissue

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

tapetum

  1. genitive plural of tapes

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “tapetum”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre