Definition of meninges noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

meninges

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//məˈnɪndʒiːz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//məˈnɪndʒiːz//
 
[plural](anatomy)
 
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the three membranes (= thin layers of material) that surround the brain and spinal cord Word Originmodern Latin, from Greek mēninx, mēning- ‘membrane’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: meninges