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columnar

/co·lum·nar/ (kah-lum´nar) having the shape of a column; arranged in or characterized by columns.

columnar

(kŏ-lŭm′năr)
1. In anatomy, shaped like a column or pillar.
2. In histology, composed of long, narrow, cylindrical epithelial cells.
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Present study showed adult prostate consists of fibromuscular tissue which constitute one third of the whole mass and the glandular epithelium is simple or pseudostratified columnar.
B: An area of columnar epithelium was also observed on the inner surface of the cyst.
1] have reported that in greater cane rat (Thryonomys swinderianus, Temminck) the prostate is surrounded by connective tissue capsule and compartments are lined with simple columnar cells containing nuclei with eccentrically located nucleoluses.
Companies no longer have to deploy a separate system to take advantage of columnar performance.
The MUC1 core was weakly positive in the apical membrane of the predominant cuboidal epithelial cell component, and negative in the columnar mucinous cell component.
7% Fe condensates, a large proportion of the crystals have the columnar structure with fully fragmented twins, oriented in the direction normal to their growth <111>(Figure 2b).
It is known that the mitochondria present in the apical portion of columnar cells are involved in the absorption and metabolism of nutrients, while in the basal portion of columnar cells, this organelle is related to the nutrient and ion transport from the cell to the hemolymph (Lehane and Billingsley, 1996; Hung et al.
If you want a columnar specimen, S aucuparia 'Fastigiata'' may fit the bill, reaching a height of 6m and producing clusters of ripe red berries.
If you want a columnar specimen, S aucuparia 'Fastigiata' may fit the bill, reaching a height of 6m and producing clusters of ripe red berries.
SSC can be produced at moderate temperatures (200[degrees]C to 400[degrees]C) on almost any kind of metallic substrates at high growth rates and, unlike other physical-vapor-deposited hard coatings, it does not have a columnar morphology.
The VALO features a slender, aerospace aluminum body and a focused columnar beam that provides a complete, uniform cure.