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The meaning of Glomerulus

Glomerulus – definition

noun

A cluster of nerve endings, spores, or small blood vessels, especially a cluster of capillaries around the end of a kidney tubule.

Usage examples:

In the kidney, the glomeruli show thickened capillary walls and endothelial swelling.
noun

One of the tiny blood vessels in the kidneys that remove waste products from the blood into the urine

Usage examples:

There are about one million glomeruli in each kidney.

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肾小球

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Glomérule

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Glomerulo

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Клубочек

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Glomérulo

Word origin

mid 19th century: modern Latin, diminutive of Latin glomus, glomer- ‘ball of thread’.

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