elastic lamella n.
A thin sheet of elastic fibers, as found in a vein or in the respiratory tract.
- Elastic lamina of cornea
elastic lamina of cornea n. See limiting layer of cornea.
- Elastic layer of cornea
elastic layer of cornea n. See limiting layer of cornea.
noun, Physics. 1. the greatest stress that can be applied to an elastic body without causing permanent deformation. noun 1. the greatest stress that can be applied to a material without causing permanent deformation elastic limit The stress point at which a material, if subjected to higher stress, will no longer return to its original […]
- Elastic membrane
elastic membrane n. A membrane formed of elastic connective tissue fibers, such as that surrounding the arteries.