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epithelialadjective

uk   /ˌep.ɪˈθiː.li.əl/  us   /ˌep.ɪˈθiː.li.əl/ specialized
relating to the epithelium (= the ​layer of ​cells that ​cover most ​surfaces of the ​body): Epithelial ​cellsformtissues that make up ​organs such as ​skin and ​glands.
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