veil cell

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veil cell

an antigen-presenting cell that has veillike cytoplasmic processes and circulates in the blood and lymph.
Synonym(s): veiled cells (1)


1. a covering structure.
2. a caul or piece of amniotic sac occasionally covering the face of a newborn animal.

veil cell
fibroblast-like cells which surround small vessels in the dermis.
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