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endothelial

adjective uk   /ˌen.dəʊˈθiː.li.əl/ us    /ˌen.doʊˈθiː.li.əl/ specialized
relating to the endothelium (= the thin layer of cells that line the blood vessels, heart, and some body cavities): endothelial cellsThe circulatory system and blood
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