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Meaning of "sustentacular" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SUSTENTACULAR

From Latin sustentāculum a stay, from sustentāre to support, from sustinēre to sustain.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SUSTENTACULAR

sustentacular  [ˌsʌstɛnˈtækjʊlə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUSTENTACULAR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sustentacular is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SUSTENTACULAR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of sustentacular in the English dictionary

The definition of sustentacular in the dictionary is supporting or forming a support.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUSTENTACULAR


bacula
ˈbækjʊlə
Dracula
ˈdrækjʊlə
facula
ˈfækjʊlə
hibernacula
ˌhaɪbəˈnækjʊlə
intertentacular
ˌɪntətɛnˈtækjʊlə
macula
ˈmækjʊlə
macular
ˈmækjʊlə
nonspectacular
ˌnɒnspɛkˈtækjʊlə
oracular
ɒˈrækjʊlə
receptacula
ˌresepˈtækjʊlə
receptacular
ˌrɛsɛpˈtækjʊlə
retinacular
ˌrɛtɪˈnækjʊlə
saccular
ˈsækjʊlə
spectacular
spɛkˈtækjʊlə
supernacular
ˌsuːpəˈnækjʊlə
sustentacula
ˌsʌstenˈtækjʊlə
tabernacular
ˌtæbəˈnækjʊlə
tentacular
tɛnˈtækjʊlə
unspectacular
ˌʌnspɛkˈtækjʊlə
vernacular
vəˈnækjʊlə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUSTENTACULAR

sustainably
sustained
sustained-release
sustainedly
sustainer
sustaining
sustaining pedal
sustaining program
sustainingly
sustainment
sustenance
sustentacula
sustentaculum
sustentate
sustentation
sustentation fund
sustentative
sustention
sustentive
sustinent

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUSTENTACULAR

articular
auricular
binocular
calcular
cardiovascular
circular
curricular
extracurricular
in particular
macromolecular
molecular
muscular
ocular
particular
perpendicular
popular
secular
testicular
vascular
vehicular
ventricular

Synonyms and antonyms of sustentacular in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sustentacular» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUSTENTACULAR

Find out the translation of sustentacular to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sustentacular from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sustentacular» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

sustentacular
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sustentacular
570 millions of speakers

English

sustentacular
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

sustentacular
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

معلاقي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

sustentacular
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sustentaculares
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

sustentacular
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sustentaculaires
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sustentacular
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Sustentaculum
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

sustentacular
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

sustentacular
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sustentacular
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sustentacular
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

sustentacular
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सहाय्यक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sustentacular
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sustentacular
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sustentacular
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

sustentacular
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sustentacular
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

sustentacular
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sustentacular
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sustentacular
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sustentacular
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sustentacular

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUSTENTACULAR»

The term «sustentacular» is used very little and occupies the 162.984 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUSTENTACULAR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sustentacular» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sustentacular» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sustentacular

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUSTENTACULAR»

Discover the use of sustentacular in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sustentacular and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Comparative Vertebrate Reproduction
During spermiogenesis, the highly specialized sustentacular cells provide support and protection during the transformative process. In addition, they also regulate their development, nutrition, and differentiation, while helping to maintain the ...
Julian Lombardi, 1998
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Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. ...
The sustentacular facet is anteroposteriorly elongate and, in some specimens, achieves very broad contact with the navicular facet, while in others only with the cuboid facet. The astragalar ectal facet is somewhat transversely broader than in  ...
Eric J. Sargis, Marian Dagosto, 2008
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Dellmann's Textbook of Veterinary Histology
Sustentacular Cells Sustentacular (Sertoli) cells are derived from undifferentiated supporting cells of the prepubertal gonad. The undifferentiated cells are mitotically active, contain large amounts of rough endo— plasmic reticulum (rER), and ...
Jo Ann Eurell, Brian L. Frappier, DVM, PhD, 2013
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Ciliary Function in Mammalian Development
The sustentacular cells contain many microvilli on their apical surface that underlie the cilia layer of the OE. Sustentacular cells have been shown to play a role in water balance, regulation of mucous ion composition (along with the Bowman's ...
Bradley Yoder, 2011
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Ear, Nose and Throat Histopathology
:i Normal paraganglionic tissue contains two types of cell: chief or type I cells, which are neuroen- docrine cells, and sustentacular or type II cells, which are not neuroendocrine, but contain S-100 protein. The observation that the S-100 ...
Leslie Michaels, Henrik B. Hellquist, 2001
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Head and Neck Surgical Pathology
Small elongated sustentacular cells are present at the periphery of the rounded cell nests, but they are inconspicuous on hematoxylin and eosin stain and are seen to best advantage with immunohistochemical staining for S-100 protein.
Ben Z. Pilch, 2001
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Skeletal Trauma: Basic Science, Management, and Reconstruction
Medial Sustantacular Fractures of the Calcaneus Although sustentacular fractures are included in this section, the majority of these fractures do extend into the subtalar joint. Isolated fractures of the sustentaculum are unusual and typically ...
Bruce D. Browner, 2009
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Comparative Anatomy and Histology: A Mouse and Human Atlas
Sustentacular cells Sustentacular (supporting) cells are columnar epithelial cells that span the entire thickness of the OE from the airway surface to the basal lamina. They likely arise from multipotent basal cells within the OE or in Bowman's ...
Piper M. Treuting, Suzanne M. Dintzis, Charles W. Frevert, 2012
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DiFiore's Atlas of Histology with Functional Correlations
The supporting, or sustentacular cells (3, 8), are elongated and exhibit a darker cytoplasm and a slender, dark nucleus. The taste, or gustatory cells (7, 11), exhibit a lighter cytoplasm and a more oval, lighter nucleus. The basal cells (13) are ...
Victor P. Eroschenko, Mariano S. H. di Fiore, 2013
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Textbook of Human Histology: (with Colour Atlas & Practical ...
Sustentacular Cells or Cells of Sertoli These are tall, slender cells having an irregularly pyramidal or columnar shape. The nucleus lies near the base of the cell. It is light staining and is of irregular shape. There is a prominent nucleolus.
Inderbir Singh, 2011

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUSTENTACULAR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sustentacular is used in the context of the following news items.
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'Noesis' wins regional spelling bee for Forks Township student
The words started easy -- including burrito and spectrum -- and got increasingly harder, ending with words including sustentacular and malapropos, whose silent ... «lehighvalleylive.com, Mar 15»
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Glutathione Depletion—Methylation Cycle Block Hypothesis: The …
My hypothesis for MCS is that glutathione is depleted in the sustentacular cells of the olfactory epithelium in the “ceiling” of the nasal cavity. In cases where this is ... «Planet Thrive, Nov 09»

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« EDUCALINGO. Sustentacular [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sustentacular>. Sep 2019 ».
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