Definition of Villus. Meaning of Villus. Synonyms of Villus

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Definition of Villus

Villus
Villus Vil"lus, n.; pl. Villi. [L., shaggy hair, a tuft of hair.] 1. (Anat.) One of the minute papillary processes on certain vascular membranes; a villosity; as, villi cover the lining of the small intestines of many animals and serve to increase the absorbing surface. 2. pl. (Bot.) Fine hairs on plants, resembling the pile of velvet.

Meaning of Villus from wikipedia

- Intestinal villi (singular: villus) are small, finger-like projections that extend into the lumen of the small intestine. Each villus is approximately 0.5–1...
- Chorionic villus sampling (CVS), sometimes called "chorionic villous sampling" (as "villous" is the adjectival form of the word "villus"), is a form of...
- Villu (transl. The bow) is a 2009 Indian Tamil-language action film written and directed by Prabhu Deva. The film stars Vijay in a dual role as father...
- Villus (Latin: "shaggy hair", plural villi) may refer to: Intestinal villus, refers to any one of the small, finger-shaped outgrowths of the epithelial...
- Villu Paatu (English: Bow Song, Tamil: வில்லுப்பாட்டு), also known as Villadichampaatu, is an ancient form of musical story-telling in India where narration...
- Villu Pattukaran is a 1992 Tamil drama film directed by Gangai Amaran. The film features Ramarajan, Rani and Chandrasekhar in lead roles. The film, produced...
- Villu (Tamil: வில்லு) (Telugu: విల్లు) means Bow in some South Indian Languages Hari Villu kamal Onavillu, a simple, short bow-shaped musical instrument...
- as Down syndrome. Amniocentesis (or another procedure, called chorionic villus sampling (CVS)) can diagnose these problems in the womb. These prenatal...
- H&E stain. Section through the embryo. Transverse section of a chorionic villus. Human embryo of about 28 days, with yolk-sac. Villitis of unknown etiology...
- pregnancies that are studied by chorionic villus sampling (CVS) at 10 to 12 w****s of pregnancy. Chorionic villus sampling is a prenatal procedure which involves...
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