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[mem-bruh-nuh s] /ˈmɛm brə nəs/

consisting of, of the nature of, or resembling .
characterized by the formation of a .
/ˈmɛmbrənəs; mɛmˈbreɪnəs/
of or relating to a membrane

1590s, from Middle French membraneux (16c.), from membrane, from Latin membrana (see membrane).

membranous mem·bra·nous (měm’brə-nəs)



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