Lamina-propria meaning

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A thin vascular layer of connective tissue beneath the epithelium of an organ.
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A thin vascular layer of connective tissue beneath the epithelium of a mucous membrane.
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(anatomy) A layer or connective tissue under the epithelium of a mucous membrane.
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Origin of lamina-propria

  • New Latin lāmina propria Latin lāmina lamina Latin propria feminine of proprius proper

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Wiktionary