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ger·mi·nal

(jer'mi-năl),
Relating to a germ or, in botany, to germination.

germinal

/ger·mi·nal/ (jer´mĭ-nal) pertaining to or of the nature of a gamete (germ cell) or the primordial stage of development.

germinal

(jûr′mə-nəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or having the nature of a germ cell.

ger′mi·nal·ly adv.

germinal

[jur′minəl]
Etymology: L, germen, sprout
pertaining to or characteristic of a germ cell or to the early stages of development.

ger·mi·nal

(jĕr'mi-năl)
Relating to a germ or, in botany, to germination.

germinal

pertaining to or of the nature of a germ cell or the primitive stage of development.

germinal crescent
the region of development of primary germ cells in the avian embryo.
germinal inclusion cyst
see ovarian serous inclusion cyst.
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Residual reactive germinal centers and an expanded paracortical proliferation of immunoblastic large cells with prominent nucleoli, singly and in small clusters, and small background lymphocytes were present.
The most common histologic features are preserved nodal architecture; follicular hyperplasia with reactive germinal centers; well-formed mantle zones; eosinophilic infiltrates involving the inter-follicular areas, sinusoidal areas, perinodal soft tissue, and subcutaneous tissue; and proliferation of postcapillary venules.
GERMINAL EKEREN 1-1 CELTIC: Liam Brady's men negotiated their first-round tie with comfort.
Follicular dendritic cells are found primarily in germinal centers.
Seventeen of the 20 lymph nodes from patients infected with HIV showed lymphoid follicular hyperplasia, with the hyperplastic germinal centers showing a geographic configuration.
Until now, isolating a cord blood stem cell that can differentiate into the body's three germinal layers has had limited clinical success," said Assistant Professor David McKenna, M.
Explanation: The object of the contract consists of the services to be provided relating to the provision of loan to finance - Lot 1: conversion of an existing building to Lommel whose VZW Germinal Expansion owner since 30.
The attacking Germinal Beerschot midfielder visited Rockliffe Park and the Riverside Stadium over the weekend.
The Hoops have signed the midfielder, 20, from Belgian side Germinal Beerschot but the transfer is still subject to a work permit being granted.
Belgian First Division club Germinal Beerschot have become the sixth team from the country to be investigated over allegations of matchfixing following the arrest of Chinese businessman Zheyun Ye, who is accused of trying to arrange results.
Histologically, both lobes exhibited changes that had been caused by Hashimoto's thyroiditis, including lymphoplasmacytic infiltration with the formation of germinal centers, destruction of the normal thyroid follicular architecture, Hurthle cell changes, and squamous metaplasia (figure).
A few lymphoid follicles with an atrophic germinal center were found in the nodules (Figure 1).