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Cavernous

Definition(s)

1. Having caverns or cavities. 2. Of tissue: composed largely of vascular sinuses and capable of dilating with blood to bring about the erection of a body part.

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: November 17, 2014