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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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The mucosa is lined by simple columnar epithelial cells with microvillous border and occasional mucus cells.
Another resident, Batisani Nchenje advised residents and museum officials to take initiative to ensure that the Gerald Estates columnar joints area is cleared and cleaned to make it more attractive for tourists.
Figure 6 shows the measured concentration profiles of Al and Nb in section 30-1 and section 200-1, representing the mushy zone, and in section 30-2 and section 200-2, representing the columnar grains zone.
From February 2011 to February 2016, 36 postesophagectomy patients with histologically confirmed columnar metaplasia in the esophageal remnant were included.
Caption: Figure 3: (a) shows the pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium with a (b) xanthogranulomatous reaction.
Further development of these structures exposed to the external magnetic field leads to their lateral aggregation and formation of thicker columnar aggregates [35, 38] (Figure 6(b)) with a thickness (which could be treated as a diameter L assuming D [much less than] <[d.sup.L.sub.H]>) growing [16] (Figure 6(c)).
Epithelium is changed to low columnar or cuboidal (Fig: 11).
(4) Column-oriented or columnar database: A database designed for efficient processing of data related to items, e.g.
"I've seen first-hand how traditional columnar appliances arose as reactions to the cost and complexity of Oracle," commented Michael Howard, CEO of MariaDB, "But these reactions have only increased complexity and cost further, and most importantly, over-looked critical features.
The authors also cover the properties of a wide variety of disperse materials yielded from various processes, the evolution of the structure of vacuum condensates, the formation of columnar structures in co-condensation as a way of producing nano sized composites, the capture of microparticles from gas flows by condensation processes, and a great many other related subjects over the textAEs twelve chapters.
Histopathology showed a benign cyst lined with a single layer of mucinous columnar epithelium.