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Having a surface covered with granules.


(ˈɡrænjʊˌləʊs; -ˌləʊz)
a less common word for granular


(ˈgræn yəˌloʊs)

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Adj.1.granulose - composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency; "granular sugar"; "the photographs were grainy and indistinct"; "it left a mealy residue"
coarse, harsh - of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles; "coarse meal"; "coarse sand"; "a coarse weave"
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The malignancies/borderline tumors included three leiomyosarcomas, two endometrial sarcomas, two endometrioid adenocarcinomas, one granulose cell tumor, three smooth muscle tumors of uncertain malignant potential, three atypical leiomyoma, and one serous papillary borderline ovarian tumor.
Molecular basis of bone Morphogenetic protein-4 inhibitory action on progesterone secretion by ovine granulose cells.
14 pM in granulose cell tumours, while HE4 value was 56 pM for carcinosarcoma and 86 pM for leiomyosarcoma.
Cystic follicles, fluid filled, having a thickened theca cell layer and a thin granulose layer, were identified and their number was counted8.
Histologically, cysts are filled with clear to blood-tinged fluid or clotted blood with a smooth lining composed of an inner layer of granulose cells and an outer layer of markedly luteinized and hypertrophic theca interna cells.
Taxonomic revision of Rhinella granulose species group (Amphibia, Anura, Bufonidae), with a description of a new species.
Itzagaondoa ** Arraitza * Ardanatz Ardanatz * * Sandstone Lithological Outcrops Chama Chama Dentalium units pellati granulose sp.