having definitely formed and well-defined limits, as a cell or tissue.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Of definite form and shape; a term applied in the past to the parietal cells of the gastric glands.
[G. dēlos, manifest, + morphē, form]
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