Adjective "Acinar" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Acinar


    Definition:

    1. Botany. one of the small drupelets or berries of an aggregate, baccate fruit, as the blackberry.

    2. a berry, as a grape or currant.

    3. Anatomy. a minute rounded lobule. the smallest secreting portion of a gland.

    Origin:
    acinus

    Examples:

    "cells can be acinar."

    "foci can be acinar."

    "opacifications can be acinar."

    "vacuolisations can be acinar."

    "suspensions can be acinar."

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