fenestrated capillary n.
A blood capillary found in renal glomeruli, intestinal villi, and some glands, in which ultramicroscopic pores of variable size occur.
- Fenestrated membrane
fenestrated membrane n. A sheetlike elastic membrane of the laminae of large arteries made up of fused elastic fibers.
[fen-uh-strey-shuh n] /ˌfɛn əˈstreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the design and disposition of windows and other exterior openings of a building. 2. Furniture. an ornamental motif having the form of a blind arcade or arch, as in medieval cabinetwork. 3. Medicine/Medical, Surgery. /ˌfɛnɪˈstreɪʃən/ noun 1. the arrangement and design of windows in a building 2. a […]
[fen-floo r-uh-meen] /fɛnˈflʊər əˌmin/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a sympathomimetic substance, C 12 H 16 F 3 N, formerly used mainly as an anorectic in the treatment of obesity but withdrawn from the market in 1997 because of its potential to cause valvular heart disease. fenfluramine fen·flu·ra·mine (fěn-flur’ə-mēn’) n. A fluorinated compound that is used in […]
- F eng
abbreviation 1. Fellow of the Fellowship of Engineering