columnar epithelium

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columnar epithelium

[kə′ləm·nər ep·ə′thēl·ē·əm]
(histology)
Epithelium distinguished by elongated, columnar, or prismatic cells.
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In general, animals fed partially or wholly on EXUV had abundant columnar epithelia with taller absorptive-cell outlines than those seen in T-ISO-fed animals.