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n. pl. me·nin·ges (mə-nĭn′jēz)
A membrane, especially one of the three membranes enclosing the brain and spinal cord in vertebrates.

[Greek mēninx.]
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Noun1.meninx - a membrane (one of 3) that envelops the brain and spinal cordmeninx - a membrane (one of 3) that envelops the brain and spinal cord
tissue layer, membrane - a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants
leptomeninges - the two innermost layers of the meninges; cerebrospinal fluid circulates between these innermost layers
dura, dura mater - the outermost (and toughest) of the 3 meninges
arachnoid, arachnoid membrane - the middle of the 3 meninges
pia mater - the highly vascular innermost of the 3 meninges
subarachnoid space - a space in the meninges beneath the arachnoid membrane and above the pia mater that contains the cerebrospinal fluid


n (pl meninges) frec. pl) meninge f
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Lors d'une declaration des operations significatives, on apprend que le bras droit de Mehdi Tamarziste de la societe Meninx, Zakaria Belhadj, a encore achete 35.400 actions de l'UBCI sur la bourse, pour le montant de 986.2444 DT.
In September 2018, Chinese automaker SAIC Motors signed an agreement with the Tunisian group Meninx for the creation of a manufacturing plant targeting the African and European markets, specialized in the production of Morris Garage (MG) vehicles, owned by the Chinese group.
The optic nerve is surrounded by three meninx membranes and the cerebrospinal fluid freely flows in subarachnoid distance.
(TAP) - Meninx Holding car group finished off the technical study on the creation of a production plant for Morris Garage cars (MG) in Tunisia to produce 100 thousand units annually, bearing the Chinese brand SAIC and entirely dedicated for export to African and European markets, according to an Industry and Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises Ministry press release Saturday.
From the Greek meninx ("membrane") + kokkos ("berry"), meningococcal disease was first described by Vieusseux during an outbreak in Geneva in 1805.
The Tunisian Internet Agency (ATI) & Meninx Technologies Data Centre (MXT) has inked a public-private partnership with an aim to facilitate transition from Internet Protocol IPv4 to IPv6.
En griego, membrana se dice 'meninx,' raiz de la palabra 'meningitis,' que significa inflamacion de las membranas (las laminas delgadas de tejido protector) que rodean al cerebro y a la medula espinal.
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Ainsi, le constructeur automobile chinois SAIC Motors a signe en septembre 2018 un accord avec le groupe tunisien Meninx pour la creation d'un usine de fabrication ciblant les marches africains et europeens, specialisee dans la production de vehicules de la marque Morris Garage (MG), detenue par le groupe chinois.