What is another word for reticulum?

Pronunciation: [ɹɛtˈɪkjʊləm] (IPA)

Reticulum is a Latin term that means "little net." It refers to a network of tissue or fibers that form a mesh-like structure in the body. Synonyms for the word reticulum include mesh, net, web, network, lattice, and reticular tissue. The reticulum is found in various parts of the body, such as the lungs, liver, and lymph nodes. It plays a vital role in maintaining the structure and function of these organs and tissues. Understanding the synonyms for reticulum can help in gaining a better understanding of the various structures and functions of this essential component of the body.

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Usage examples for Reticulum

In making post-mortem examinations of cattle we have sometimes found the walls of the reticulum transfixed with nails or pieces of wire, and yet the animal had not shown any symptoms of indigestion, but had died from maladies not involving the second stomach.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle"
U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
The reticulum within the fruit is similar to that of the foregoing species.
"The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines"
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
Sporangia laterally much compressed, flexuous, and gyrose, not everywhere grown together, but forming a dense reticulum; the walls a thin, pellucid membrane, with a dense layer of lemon-yellow granules of lime.
"The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio"
A. P. Morgan

Semantically related words: sarcoma, reticulum cell sarcoma,

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