limitans

limitans

 [lim´ĭ-tanz] (L.)
limiting.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

limitans

(lĭm′ĭ-tăns) [L. limitare, to limit]
1. A term used in conjunction with other words to denote limiting.
2. Membrane limitans.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
References in periodicals archive ?
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.