bladdery

bladdery

[blad-uh-ree]
adjective
1.
like or resembling a bladder.

Origin:
1785–95; bladder + -y1

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bladder (ˈblædə)
 
n
1.  anatomy a distensible membranous sac, usually containing liquid or gas, esp the urinary bladderRelated: vesical
2.  an inflatable part of something
3.  a blister, cyst, vesicle, etc, usually filled with fluid
4.  a hollow vesicular or saclike part or organ in certain plants, such as the bladderwort or bladderwrack
 
Related: vesical
 
[Old English blǣdre]
 
'bladdery
 
adj

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