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Medical Term:

tonofibril

Pronunciation: ton'o-fi'bril

Definition

One of a system of fibers found in the cytoplasm of epithelial cells.

See: cytoskeleton, tonofilament

Synonym(s): epitheliofibril, tenofibril

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