One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Botany and Zoology= submembranaceous.
2Medicine and Biology. Located or occurring (immediately) beneath a membrane, (in later use) especially the plasma membrane or other cellular membrane.
Late 18th century. From sub- + membranous. In sense 1 after scientific Latin submembranaceus submembranaceous.
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