HyperDic: membranous

English > 2 senses of the word membranous:
ADJECTIVEpertmembranousrelating to or made of or similar to a membrane
allmembranous, membrane-formingcharacterized by formation of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane)
membranous > pronunciation
Soundsmeh'mbrahnahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > membranous: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningrelating to or made of or similar to a membrane.
Example"membranous lining"
Spanishmembranoso
Catalanmembranós
Nounsmembranea thin pliable sheet / sheet of material
membranea pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants
English > membranous: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningCharacterized by formation of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane).
Example"membranous gastritis"
Synonymmembrane-forming
Broaderunhealthynot in or exhibiting good health in body or mind
Spanishmembranoso
Nounsmembranea pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants

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