Parenchymous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Parenchymous Of, pertaining to, or connected with, the parenchyma of a tissue or an organ; as, parenchymatous degeneration.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • parenchymous Parenchymatous.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. parenchymateux,

Usage

In literature:

Within the body-wall is the parenchym.
"The Whence and the Whither of Man" by John Mason Tyler
The parenchyme of the plant is taken off by the iron blade, and the filaments then separate.
"Adventures in the Philippine Islands" by Paul P. de La Gironière
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In news:

Dr Craig G Rogers at the Vattikuti Urology Institute performs a robotic partial nephrectomy using a robotic Doppler probe (Vascular Technology) for identification of hilar vessels and confirmation of parenchymal ischemia.
Pulse- inversion mode (a new ultrasound mode) can be used to image the late liver-specific parenchymal phase of the microbubble contrast-agent Levovist.
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