membranous ampulla n.
A nearly spherical enlargement of one end of each of the three semicircular canals where they connect with the utricle.
- Membranous cataract
membranous cataract n. A secondary cataract composed of the remains of the thickened lenticular capsule and the largely degenerated lens.
- Membranous dysmenorrhea
membranous dysmenorrhea n. Dysmenorrhea accompanied by exfoliation of the menstrual deciduous membrane.
- Membranous glomerulonephritis
membranous glomerulonephritis n. Glomerulonephritis characterized histologically by diffuse thickening of glomerular capillary basement membranes and clinically by an insidious onset of the nephrotic syndrome and by failure of proteinuria to disappear. Also called lipoid nephrosis.
noun 1. See under (def 6a). [lab-uh-rinth] /ˈlæb ə rɪnθ/ noun 1. an intricate combination of paths or passages in which it is difficult to find one’s way or to reach the exit. Synonyms: maze, network, web. 2. a maze of paths bordered by high hedges, as in a park or garden, for the amusement […]