parietal cell

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parietal cell

n.
One of the large peripheral cells of the mucous membrane of the stomach that secrete hydrochloric acid.
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parietal cell

n
(Physiology) any one of the cells in the lining of the stomach that produce hydrochloric acid
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At high power (inset), normal-appearing parietal and oxyntic cells are seen.
The oxyntic cells with central vesicular nuclei and granular cytoplasm are seen with no obvious change in cellular outlines.