Definitions for villusˈvɪl əs; ˈvɪl aɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. villus(noun)

    a minute hairlike projection on mucous membrane

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  1. villus(Noun)

    a small projection from a mucous membrane, particularly those found in the intestines

Webster Dictionary

  1. Villus(noun)

    one of the minute papillary processes on certain vascular membranes; a villosity; as, villi cover the lining of the small intestines of many animals and serve to increase the absorbing surface

  2. Villus(noun)

    fine hairs on plants, resembling the pile of velvet


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