Synonyms for membranous
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MEMBRANOUS
The veil is membranous and forms a persistent ring on the stem.
This will leave a membranous bag that can be used in place of the parchment bag.
Membranous or eous: composed of membrane or skin-like tissue.
Gymnoptera: species with membranous wings not covered with scales.
Pre-halter: a membranous scale in front of the true haltere of a fly.
The margins of this glume are membranous and somewhat scaberulous.
The second glume is membranous, 1- to 5-nerved or nerveless.
The second glume is ovate-lanceolate, membranous, glabrous and 3-nerved.
The first two glumes are membranous, lanceolate, and subequal.
Seeds compressed, pendulous, prolonged in a membranous wing.
1590s, from Middle French membraneux (16c.), from membrane, from Latin membrana (see membrane).