renal pyramid

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renal pyramid

[′rēn·əl ′pir·ə·məd]
(anatomy)
Any of the conical masses composing the medullary substance of the kidney. Also known as Malpighian pyramid.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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