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in·ter·sti·tial

 (ĭn′tər-stĭsh′əl)
adj.
1. Relating to, occurring in, or affecting interstices.
2. Anatomy Relating to or situated in the small, narrow spaces between tissues or parts of an organ: interstitial cells; interstitial fluid.

in′ter·sti′tial·ly adv.

interstitial

(ˌɪntəˈstɪʃəl)
adj
1. of or relating to an interstice or interstices
2. (Chemistry) physics forming or occurring in an interstice: an interstitial atom.
3. (Chemistry) chem containing interstitial atoms or ions: an interstitial compound.
4. (Biology) anatomy zoology occurring in the spaces between organs, tissues, etc: interstitial cells.
n
(Chemistry) chem an atom or ion situated in the interstices of a crystal lattice
ˌinterˈstitially adv

in•ter•sti•tial

(ˌɪn tərˈstɪʃ əl)

adj.
1. pertaining to, situated in, or forming interstices.
2. situated in the interstices of a tissue or organ.
n.
3. an imperfection in a crystal caused by the presence of an extra atom in an otherwise complete lattice.
[1640–50]
in`ter•sti′tial•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.interstitial - of or relating to interstices
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in·ter·sti·tial

a. intersticial, rel. a los espacios dentro de un tejido, órgano o célula;
___ cell stimulating hormonehormona ___ que estimula células;
___ cystitiscistitis ___;
___ diseaseenfermedad ___;
___ emphysemaenfisema ___;
___ fluidfluido ___;
___ gastritisgastritis ___;
___ growthcrecimiento ___;
___ herniahernia ___;
___ nephritisnefritis ___;
___ pregnancyembarazo ___.

interstitial

adj intersticial
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Interstitial nephritis is diagnosed based on a needle biopsy of the kidney.

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