Dura vs Arachnoid - What's the difference?

dura | arachnoid |


As a verb dura

is .

As an adjective arachnoid is

relating to spiders.

As a noun arachnoid is

(biology) an arachnid.

dura

English

Noun

(-)
  • (anatomy) The dura mater, the outer covering of the brain and spinal cord.
  • Anagrams

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    arachnoid

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Relating to spiders.
  • Relating to or resembling spider webs.
  • (anatomy) Relating to the arachnoid mater, the middle layer of the meninges, the three membranes that protect the brain.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (biology) An arachnid
  • (physiology) The arachnoid mater, the middle layer of the meninges, the three membranes that protect the brain
  • (astronomy) A round network of fractures in the crust of Venus