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  1. tight junctionnoun

    An intercellular junction between epithelial cells whose membranes join together forming a virtual impermeable barrier to fluid

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  1. Tight junction

    Tight junctions, or zonula occludens, are the closely associated areas of two cells whose membranes join together forming a virtually impermeable barrier to fluid. It is a type of junctional complex present only in vertebrates. The corresponding junctions that occur in invertebrates are septate junctions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tight junction in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tight junction in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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