membranous

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mem·bra·nous

 (mĕm′brə-nəs)
adj.
1. Relating to, made of, or similar to a membrane.
2. Medicine Characterized by the formation of a usually abnormal membrane or a layer similar to a membrane: membranous nephropathy.

membranous

(ˈmɛmbrənəs; mɛmˈbreɪnəs) ,

membraneous

or

membranaceous

adj
of or relating to a membrane
ˈmembranously adv

mem•bra•nous

(ˈmɛm brə nəs)

adj.
1. consisting of, of the nature of, or resembling membrane.
2. characterized by the formation of a membrane.
[1590–1600]
mem′bra•nous•ly, adv.

mem·bra·nous

(mĕm′brə-nəs)
1. Relating to, made of, or similar to a membrane.
2. Characterized by the formation of a membrane or a layer like a membrane.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.membranous - relating to or made of or similar to a membranemembranous - relating to or made of or similar to a membrane; "membranous lining"
2.membranous - characterized by formation of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane)membranous - characterized by formation of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane); "membranous gastritis"
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
Translations

membranous

[memˈbreɪnəs] ADJmembranoso

membranous

adjmembranartig

mem·bra·nous

a. membranoso-a, rel. a una membrana o de la naturaleza de ésta.
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Carbonic anhydrase IX (CA IX) is a membranously located metalloenzyme involved in pH homeostasis with the influence on regulation of cell proliferation, oncogenesis, and tumor progression.
Those less formed sclerites are almost perpendicular to the abdominal axis (and join broadly, although membranously, also to S5).
Gonostylus elongate, bilaterally symmetrical, membranously fused with pygofer at base, with a conical, median process in ventral view, with a dorsally directed process arising from inner side near base and a laminate, inward directed, triangular process arising from inner side near middle.