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Term: rhombomere lining cell
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: rhombomere
Synonyms: hindbrain segment, neuromere, rhombomeres
Definition: A segment of the developing hindbrain.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001064]
Name: lining cell
Synonyms: boundary cell
Definition: A cell within an epithelial cell sheet whose main function is to act as an internal or external covering for a tissue or an organism.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009130]