Definition of Rouget cell in English:

Rouget cell

(also Rouget's cell)

noun

Anatomy

Origin

1920s. In some forms from the name of Charles Marie Benjamin Rouget, French physiologist, who described such cells in 1873 (Arch. de physiol 5 603) + cell, after German Rougetsche Zelle.

Pronunciation

Rouget cell

/ˈruːʒeɪ ˌsɛl/