From WebRef.orgJump to navigationJump to search
- minute projection of small intestine that increases absorptive surface area; plural, villi
Source: Noland, George B. 1983. General Biology, 11th Edition. St. Louis, MO. C. V. Mosby
- A tiny hair-like projection, often on the surface of mucous membranes. The plural is villi.
Sponsor: $10 Off Auto Repair Manuals!