What does membranous mean?

Definitions for membranous
ˈmɛm brə nəsmem·bra·nous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. membranousadjective

    relating to or made of or similar to a membrane

    "membranous lining"

  2. membranous, membrane-formingadjective

    characterized by formation of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane)

    "membranous gastritis"

Wiktionary

  1. membranousadjective

    Having the qualities of, or pertaining to, a membrane

    Etymology: From French membraneux, from membraneus.

  2. membranousadjective

    Accompanying the formation of a membrane

    Etymology: From French membraneux, from membraneus.

  3. membranousadjective

    Thin, pliable, and often transparent

    Etymology: From French membraneux, from membraneus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Membranousadjective

    pertaining to, consisting of, or resembling, membrane; as, a membranous covering or lining

    Etymology: [Cf. F. membraneux.]

  2. Membranousadjective

    membranaceous

    Etymology: [Cf. F. membraneux.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of membranous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of membranous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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