Membranous vs Saccule - What's the difference?

membranous | saccule |


As an adjective membranous

is having the qualities of, or pertaining to, a membrane.

As a noun saccule is

(anatomy) the smallest chamber of the membranous labyrinth of the ear.

membranous

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having the qualities of, or pertaining to, a membrane.
  • Accompanying the formation of a membrane.
  • Thin, pliable, and often transparent.
  • saccule

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (anatomy) The smallest chamber of the membranous labyrinth of the ear.
  • See also

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