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endothelium

  

      n   pl   , -lia   a tissue consisting of a single layer of cells that lines the blood and lymph vessels, heart, and some other cavities  
     (C19: New Latin, from endo- + -thelium, from Greek thele nipple)  
  endothelial      adj  
  endothelioid      adj  
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