Main definitions of reticular cell in English

: reticular cell1reticular cell2

reticular cell1

noun

Physiology
  • A fixed phagocytic cell of the reticuloendothelial system.

    Compare with reticulum cell

Main definitions of reticular cell in English

: reticular cell1reticular cell2

reticular cell2

noun

Histology
  • A cell forming part of a reticulum; specifically a relatively undifferentiated, often pluripotential cell associated with reticular fibres in loose connective tissue, especially in lymphoid and myeloid tissue.

Origin

Mid 19th century.