Definition of membranoid in English:

membranoid

adjective

Biology Medicine
rare
  • Resembling or consisting of membrane.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From membrane + -oid. R. G. Mayne gives a Latin form membranoides.

Pronunciation

membranoid

/ˈmɛmbrənɔɪd/