abbreviation Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute
having many small seeds, as a grape.
scimitar-shaped, as a leaf. adjective (of leaves) shaped like a scimitar; curved
Botany. one of the small drupelets or berries of an aggregate, baccate fruit, as the blackberry. a berry, as a grape or currant. Anatomy. a minute rounded lobule. the smallest secreting portion of a gland. noun (pl) -ni (-ˌnaɪ) (anatomy) any of the terminal saclike portions of a compound gland (botany) any of the small […]
- Acinar cell
acinar cell acinar cell n. A secreting cell lining an acinus, especially one of the cells of the pancreas that furnish pancreatic juice. Also called acinous cell.