interlobar vein of kidney n.
Any of the veins that parallel the interlobar arteries, receive blood from the arcuate veins, and terminate in the renal vein.
[in-ter-jen-uh-rey-shuh-nl] /ˌɪn tərˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃə nl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or for individuals in different or age categories: intergenerational housing. adj. 1964, from inter- + generation + -al (1).
[jen-uh-rey-shuh n] /ˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the entire body of individuals born and living at about the same time: the postwar generation. 2. the term of years, roughly 30 among human beings, accepted as the average period between the birth of parents and the birth of their offspring. 3. a group of individuals, most […]
- Intergalactic space
intergalactic space (ĭn’tər-gə-lāk’tĭk) See under space.
[in-ter-guh-lak-tik] /ˌɪn tər gəˈlæk tɪk/ adjective 1. of, existing, or occurring in the space between galaxies: The science-fiction movie was about an intergalactic war. /ˌɪntəɡəˈlæktɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or existing between two or more galaxies: the dark clouds of intergalactic space adj. 1928, from inter- + galactic.