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sarcolemma

 [sahr″ko-lem´ah]
the delicate elastic sheath covering every striated muscle fiber. adj., adj sarcolem´mic, sarcolem´mous.
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sar·co·lem·ma

(sar'kō-lem'ă),
The plasma membrane of a muscle fiber; formerly, the delicate connective tissue of the endomysium was included under this term by some.
Synonym(s): myolemma
[sarco- + G. lemma, husk]
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sarcolemma

(sär′kə-lĕm′ə)
n.
A thin membrane enclosing a striated muscle fiber.

sar′co·lem′mal adj.
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sar·co·lem·ma

(sahr'kō-lem'ă)
The plasma membrane of a muscle fiber; formerly, the delicate connective tissue of the endomysium was included under this term by some.
[sarco- + G. lemma, husk]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

sarcolemma

A delicate membrane surrounding a striped muscle fibre.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Fig. 274 Saturated vapour pressure. The effect of ambient temperature on the vapour pressure at the surface of a mesophyll.

sarcolemma

the outer membrane surrounding the muscle fibre (see MYOFIBRIL). It is similar in biochemical composition to the plasmalemma.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005