interdigitating cell in·ter·dig·i·tat·ing cell (ĭn’tər-dĭj’ĭ-tā’tĭng)
A cell with dendritic processes occurring primarily in thymus-dependent areas of the lymph nodes and spleen.
[in-ter-dij-i-teyt] /ˌɪn tərˈdɪdʒ ɪˌteɪt/ verb (used with or without object), interdigitated, interdigitating. 1. to interlock, as or like the fingers of both hands. /ˌɪntəˈdɪdʒɪˌteɪt/ verb 1. (intransitive) to interlock like the fingers of clasped hands interdigitation in·ter·dig·i·ta·tion (ĭn’tər-dĭj’ĭ-tā’shən) n.
[in-ter-dis-uh-pluh-ner-ee] /ˌɪn tərˈdɪs ə pləˌnɛr i/ adjective 1. combining or involving two or more academic disciplines or fields of study: The economics and history departments are offering an interdisciplinary seminar on Asia. 2. combining or involving two or more professions, technologies, departments, or the like, as in business or industry. /ˌɪntəˈdɪsɪˌplɪnərɪ/ adjective 1. involving two […]
[dis-trikt] /ˈdɪs trɪkt/ noun 1. a division of territory, as of a country, state, or county, marked off for administrative, electoral, or other purposes. 2. a region or locality: the theater district; the Lake District. 3. British. a subdivision of a county or a town. 4. the District, the District of Columbia; Washington, D.C. verb […]
[dih-vizh-uh n] /dɪˈvɪʒ ən/ noun 1. the act or process of dividing; state of being divided. 2. Arithmetic. the operation inverse to multiplication; the finding of a quantity, the quotient, that when multiplied by a given quantity, the divisor, gives another given quantity, the dividend; the process of ascertaining how many times one number or […]