Adjective "Meningeal" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Meningeal


    Definition:

    1. the three membranes covering the brain and spinal cord.Compare arachnoid (def 6), dura mater, pia mater.

    Origin:
    meninges

    Examples:

    "leukemias can be meningeal."

    "malignancies can be meningeal."

    "enhancements can be meningeal."