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A clear, viscid lubricating fluid secreted by membranes in joint cavities, sheaths of tendons, and bursae.
[New Latin, coined by Paracelsus.]
(Physiology) a transparent viscid lubricating fluid, secreted by the membrane lining joints, tendon sheaths, etc
[C17: from New Latin, probably from syn- + Latin ōvum egg]
syn•o•vi•a(sɪˈnoʊ vi ə)
a clear, viscous lubricating fluid secreted by membranes that surround the body's joints.
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|Noun||1.||synovia - viscid lubricating fluid secreted by the membrane lining joints and tendon sheaths etc.|
secretion - a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell
hyaluronic acid - a viscous mucopolysaccharide found in the connective tissue space and the synovial fluid of movable joints and the humors of the eye; a cementing and protective substance
n. sinovia, líquido que lubrica las articulaciones y los tendones.