TITLE

rod

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1922
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "rod" is presented. It refers to a slender, straight bar. It also refers to one of the sensory receptors in the retina that detects light. It also refers to a bacterium shaped like a rod, a bacillus.
ACCESSION #
21244403

 

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