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en·dos·te·um

 (ĕn-dŏs′tē-əm)
n. pl. en·dos·te·a (-tē-ə)
The thin layer of cells lining the medullary cavity of a bone.

[New Latin : end(o)- + Greek osteon, bone; see ost- in Indo-European roots.]

en·dos′te·al adj.

endosteum

(ɛnˈdɒstɪəm)
n, pl -tea (-tɪə)
(Anatomy) a highly vascular membrane lining the marrow cavity of long bones, such as the femur and humerus
[C19: New Latin, from endo- + Greek osteon bone]
enˈdosteal adj

en•dos•te•um

(ɛnˈdɒs ti əm)

n., pl. -te•a (-ti ə)
the connective tissue lining the marrow cavity of bones.
[1880–85; end- + New Latin osteum < Greek ostéon bone]
en•dos′te•al, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.endosteum - vascular membrane that lines the inner surface of long bones
long bone, os longum - in limbs of vertebrate animals: a long cylindrical bone that contains marrow
tissue layer, membrane - a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants
Translations

en·dos·te·um

n. endostio, células localizadas en la cavidad medular central de los huesos que sirven de cobertura a la superficie interior del hueso.