cancellated


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can·cel·late

 (kăn-sĕl′ĭt, kăn′sə-lāt′) also can·cel·lat·ed (-lā′tĭd)
adj.
Cancellous.

[Latin cancellātus, past participle of cancellāre, to make in a crisscross pattern; see cancel.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cancellated - having a latticelike structure pierced with holes or windows
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
reticular, reticulate - resembling or forming a network; "the reticulate veins of a leaf"; "a reticulated highway system"
2.cancellated - having an open or latticed or porous structure
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
cellular - characterized by or divided into or containing cells or compartments (the smallest organizational or structural unit of an organism or organization); "the cellular construction of a beehive"; "any effective opposition to a totalitarian regime must be secretive and cellular"
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20] BLCA-4 is a bladder cancer specific nuclear matrix protein, which is the cancellated component and affects diverse processes including development, differentiation, and survival of cancer cells.
Borderline cases include the type species, Kermia benhami, which is atypical in its protoconch possessing arcuate axial riblets, with only their bases diagonally cancellated.
Faunal elements within this stratigraphic interval (upper part) include abundant Exogyra cancellata, a large oyster with a distinctly cancellated shell (Adkins, 1978).