yellow marrow

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Related to yellow marrow: yellow bone marrow, red marrow
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Noun1.yellow marrow - bone marrow that is yellow with fat; found at the ends of long bones in adults
bone marrow, marrow - the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones
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Vegetable spaghetti" looks like a pale, yellow marrow and is just as easy to grow.
The fatty mass seen on fat-saturated MRI actually represented yellow marrow in the corpus sphenoidale instead of air.
Yellow marrow is found in the center of the long bones.