extra capsular


[ek-struh-kap-suh-ler, -kaps-yoo-]
outside a capsule or capsular thing.

1880–85; extra- + capsular

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extracapsular ex·tra·cap·su·lar (ěk'strə-kāp'sə-lər, -syu-)
Outside of a capsule.

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