Medical Definition of Spinous layer

1. The layer of polyhedral cells in the epidermis; shrinkage artifacts and adhesion of these cells at their desmosomal junctions gives a spiny or prickly appearance. Synonym: prickle cell layer, spinous layer. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spinous Layer

spinosads
spinosauri
spinosaurus
spinosely
spinosities
spinotectal
spinotectal tract
spinothalamic
spinothalamic cordotomy
spinothalamic tract
spinothalamic tractotomy
spinotransversarius
spinous layer (current term)
spinous process
spinous process of tibia
spinous spider crab
spinous spider crabs
spinout
spinouts
spinpolarization
spinpolarized
spins
spinster
spinsterdom
spinsterhood
spinsterhoods
spinsterish

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