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  • Cuboidal — Cu*boid al (k? boid al), a. (Anat.) Cuboid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cuboidal — adjective a) Resembling a cube The alveolar cells are cuboidal in shape. b) Of, pertaining to, or having the shape of a cuboid A cuboidal block was formed. See Also: spheroidal …   Wiktionary

  • cuboidal — adjective Date: 1803 1. somewhat cubical 2. composed of nearly cubical elements < cuboidal epithelium > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cuboidal — cu·boi·dal kyü bȯid əl adj 1) CUBOID (2) 2) composed of nearly cubical elements <cuboidal epithelium> * * * cu·boi·dal (ku boiґdəl) resembling a cube …   Medical dictionary

  • cuboidal — cuboid ► ADJECTIVE ▪ more or less cubic in shape. ► NOUN ▪ a solid which has six rectangular faces at right angles to each other. DERIVATIVES cuboidal adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • cuboidal — adj. cubical, cube shaped; cube shaped bone (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cuboidal — cu·boi·dal …   English syllables

  • cuboidal — adjective shaped like a cube • Syn: ↑cubelike, ↑cube shaped, ↑cubical, ↑cubiform, ↑cuboid • Similar to: ↑cubic, ↑three dimensional • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cuboidal epithelial cell — Epithelium Code TH H2. Cuboidal epithelia are epithelial cells …   Wikipedia

  • Cuboidal epithelia — are epithelial cells having a cube like shape; that is, their width is approximately equal to their height. They may exist in single layers (simple cuboidal epithelium) or multiple layers (stratified cuboidal epithelium) depending on their… …   Wikipedia

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