spongiocyte


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spongiocyte

[′spən·jē·ō‚sīt]
(histology)
A neuroglia cell.
A cell of the adrenal cortex which has a spongy appearance due to the solution of lipids during tissue preparation for microscopical examination.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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