Definition of rete mucosum in English:

rete mucosum

noun

Anatomy Zoology
  • Malpighian layer.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From post-classical Latin rete mucosum from classical Latin rēte + mūcōsum, neuter of mūcōsus.

Pronunciation

rete mucosum

/ˌriːti mjuːˈkəʊsəm/