stromal

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stro·mal

(strō'măl),
Stromatic; relating to the stroma of an organ or other structure.
Synonym(s): stromic

stro·mal

(strō'măl)
Stromatic; relating to the stroma of an organ or other structure.

stroma

(strō′mă) plural.stromata [Gr., bed covering]
1. Foundation-supporting tissues of an organ. The opposite of parenchyma.
2. The membranous lipid-protein framework within a red blood cell to which hemoglobin molecules are attached.
stromalstromatic, adjective

Stromal

A type of tissue that is associated with the support of an organ.
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