See also: Membrane
membrane (plural membranes)
- A flexible enclosing or separating tissue forming a plane or film and separating two environments (usually in a plant or animal).
- A mechanical, thin, flat flexible part that can deform or vibrate when excited by an external force.
- A flexible or semi-flexible covering or waterproofing whose primary function is to exclude water.
enclosing or separating tissue
a mechanical, thin, flat flexible part that can deform or vibrate when excited by an external force
a flexible covering whose primary function is to exclude water
membrane f (plural membranes)
- “membrane” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).