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ad·ven·ti·tia

 (ăd′vĕn-tĭsh′ə, -vən-)
n.
The membranous outer covering of an organ or a blood vessel.

[New Latin, from Latin adventīcius, foreign; see adventitious.]

ad′ven·ti′tial adj.
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adventitial

(ˌædvɛnˈtɪʃəl)
adj
of or relating to the adventitia
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