a rare word for hilum (sense 2)
- Hilus cell
hilus cell hi·lus cell (hī’ləs) n. A cell in the hilum of the ovary that produces androgens and thus is functionally analogous to an interstitial cell.
[hil-ver-suh m] /ˈhɪl vər səm/ noun 1. a city in central Netherlands. /ˈhɪlvəsəm; Dutch ˈhɪlvərsym/ noun 1. a city in the central Netherlands, in North Holland province: Dutch radio and television centre. Pop: 83 000 (2003 est))
1. His Imperial Majesty; Her Imperial Majesty.
[him] /hɪm/ pronoun 1. the objective case of he, used as a direct or indirect object: I’ll see him tomorrow. Give him the message. 2. Informal. (used instead of the pronoun he in the predicate after the verb to be): It’s him. It isn’t him. 3. Informal. (used instead of the pronoun his before a […]