Definition of acinar in English:

acinar

adjective

Anatomy
  • 1Relating to the acinus, a small saclike cavity in a gland.

    ‘pancreatic acinar tissue’
  • 2Relating to or denoting a region of the lung supplied with air from one of the terminal bronchioles.

    ‘the acinar lung zone’

Pronunciation

acinar

/ˈasɪnə/