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me·ninx  audio  (mnngks) KEY 

NOUN:
pl. me·nin·ges  (m-nnjz) KEY 
A membrane, especially one of the three membranes enclosing the brain and spinal cord in vertebrates.

ETYMOLOGY:
Greek mninx


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