amyelous
Without spinal cord. SYN: amyelic, amyeloic (1), amyelonic.

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  • Amyelous — A*my e*lous, a. [Gr. ? without marrow.] (Med.) Wanting the spinal cord. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • amyelous — amyelous, a. Phys. (əˈmaɪələs) [f. Gr. ἀµύελ ος without marrow + ous.] Wanting the spinal cord …   Useful english dictionary

  • amyelia — amyelic /am uy el ik, am ee /, amyelous /euh muy euh leuhs/, adj. /am uy ee lee euh, el ee euh, am ee /, n. Med. congenital absence of the spinal cord. [ < NL < Gk amýel(os) marrowless (see A 6, MYEL ) + ia IA] * * * …   Universalium

  • amyelic — SYN: amyelous. * * * amy·el·ic (a″mi elґik) having no spinal cord …   Medical dictionary

  • amyeloic, amyelonic — 1. SYN: amyelous. 2. In hematology, sometimes used to indicate the absence of bone marrow or the lack of functional participation of bone marrow in hemopoiesis. [G. a priv. + myelos, marrow] …   Medical dictionary

  • amyelia — amyelic /am uy el ik, am ee /, amyelous /euh muy euh leuhs/, adj. /am uy ee lee euh, el ee euh, am ee /, n. Med. congenital absence of the spinal cord. [ < NL < Gk amýel(os) marrowless (see A 6, MYEL ) + ia IA] …   Useful english dictionary

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