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meninges (n.)

plural of meninx, 1610s, "one of the three membranes enveloping the brain and spinal cord," from French meninges (1530s) or directly from medical Latin meninx, from Greek meninx (genitive meningos) "membrane," in medical Latin especially that of the brain (see member).

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Definitions of meninges from WordNet

meninges (n.)
a membrane (one of 3) that envelops the brain and spinal cord;
Synonyms: meninx
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