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spongiocyte spon·gi·o·cyte (spŭn’jē-ə-sīt’)

Any of the cells of the neuroglia.

A cell in the zona fasciculata of the adrenal cortex containing lipid droplets that show pronounced vacuolization.


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    spongioid spon·gi·oid (spŭn’jē-oid’) adj. Having a spongelike appearance or texture.

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    spongiose spon·gi·ose (spŭn’jē-ōs’) adj. Porous; spongy.

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    spongiositis spon·gi·o·si·tis (spŭn’jē-ə-sī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the spongy tissue between the cavernous bodies of the penis.

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