stellate cell n.
A star-shaped cell, such as an astrocyte or Kupffer cell, that has many filaments extending radially.
- Stellate fracture
stellate fracture n. A bone fracture in which the lines of break radiate from a point, usually from the site of an injury.
noun, Carpentry. 1. framing square. framing square noun 1. a steel square usually having on its faces various tables and scales useful to the carpenter.
noun 1. any of various modified forms of iron, artificially produced, having a carbon content less than that of pig iron and more than that of wrought iron, and having qualities of hardness, elasticity, and strength varying according to composition and heat treatment: generally categorized as having a high, medium, or low-carbon content. 2. a […]
- Stellate ligament
stellate ligament n. See radiate ligament of rib.