[mes-kluh n] /ˈmɛs klən/
a salad consisting especially of young, tender mixed greens.
[mey-dahm, -dam; French mey-dam] /meɪˈdɑm, -ˈdæm; French meɪˈdam/ noun 1. a plural of . 2. plural of . [mad-uh m] /ˈmæd əm/ noun, plural mesdames [mey-dam, -dahm] /meɪˈdæm, -ˈdɑm/ (Show IPA), for 1; madams for 2, 3. 1. (often initial capital letter) a polite term of address to a woman, originally used only to a […]
- Merocrine gland
merocrine gland n. A gland whose secretory cells produce a secretion but are not destroyed or damaged during the process.
/ˈmɛrəˌkraɪn; -krɪn/ adjective 1. (of the secretion of glands) characterized by formation of the product without undergoing disintegration Compare holocrine, apocrine merocrine mer·o·crine (měr’ə-krĭn, -krīn’, -krēn’) adj. Of or relating to a gland whose secretory cells remain undamaged during secretion.
mesectoderm mes·ec·to·derm (měz-ěk’tə-dûrm’, měs-) n. The part of the mesenchyme derived from ectoderm, especially from the embryonic neural crest from which the pigment cells, meninges, and most of the branchial cartilages develop.