Typhlosole meaning

tĭflə-sōl
A longitudinal fold of the intestinal wall in certain invertebrates that increases the absorptive and digestive surface area of the intestine.
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A longitudinal fold of the intestinal wall in certain invertebrates that increases the absorptive and digestive surface area of the intestine.
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A fold in the surface of the intestines of some invertebrates etc that increases its digestive surface area.
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Origin of typhlosole

  • Greek tuphlos blind Greek sōlēn pipe

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