medullated
adjective Date: 1867 1. myelinated 2. having a medulla — used of fibers other than nerve fibers

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  • Medullated — Me*dul la*ted, a. (Anat.) Furnished with a medulla or marrow, or with a medullary sheath; as, a medullated nerve fiber. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • medullated — [med′ l āt΄id, mej′ə lāt΄id; mi dul′āt΄id] adj. 1. covered with a medullary substance; having myelin sheaths 2. having a medulla …   English World dictionary

  • medullated — nerve erve (n[ e]rv), n. [OE. nerfe, F. nerf, L. nervus, akin to Gr. ney^ron sinew, nerve; cf. neyra string, bowstring; perh. akin to E. needle. Cf. {Neuralgia}.] 1. (Anat.) One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibers, with the accompanying… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • medullated — /ˈmɛdəleɪtəd/ (say meduhlaytuhd), /məˈdʌleɪtəd/ (say muh dulaytuhd) adjective covered by a medullary substance; possessing myelin sheaths: medullated wood fibre …   Australian English dictionary

  • medullated — /med l ay tid, mej euh lay , meuh dul ay tid/, adj. Anat. myelinated. [1865 70; MEDULL(A) + ATE1 + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • medullated — adjective a) myelinated b) Having a medulla …   Wiktionary

  • medullated — 1. Having a medulla or medullary substance. 2. SYN: myelinated. * * * med·ul·lat·ed med əl .āt əd, mej ə .lāt adj 1) MYELINATED 2) having a medulla used of fibers other than nerve fibers * * * ( …   Medical dictionary

  • medullated — adj. covered in myelin (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • medullated — med·ul·lat·ed …   English syllables

  • medullated — med•ul•lat•ed [[t]ˈmɛd lˌeɪ tɪd, ˈmɛdʒ əˌleɪ , məˈdʌl eɪ tɪd[/t]] adj. anat. myelinated …   From formal English to slang

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