scimitar-shaped, as a leaf.
(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.
covered with globose vesicles resembling grape seeds, as certain algae.
- Acinar cell tumor
acinar cell tumor acinar cell tumor n. A solid, cystic tumor of the pancreas, occurring in young women.
noun a bacterium that causes infections such as pneumonia, particularly in people who have a compromised immune system