limitans

limitans

 [lim´ĭ-tanz] (L.)
limiting.

limitans

(lĭm′ĭ-tăns) [L. limitare, to limit]
1. A term used in conjunction with other words to denote limiting.
2. Membrane limitans.
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In the magnocellular neurosecretory system (MNS), CNTF is exclusively expressed in astrocytes of the supraoptic nucleus (SON), which are predominately located in the ventral glial limitans (VGL), and perivascular cells of the neurohypophysis.