muriform


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mur·i·form

(myūr'i-fōrm),
Multicellular with cross and longitudinal septa; denoting an aggregation of cells fitting together like stones in a stone wall.
[L. murus, wall, + -form]

muriform

adjective Wall-like; having vertical and horizontal septa.
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The identification of muriform cells in samples and culture clinch the diagnosis.