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extracapsular

[ek-struh-kap-suh-ler, -kaps-yoo-] /ˌɛk strəˈkæp sə lər, -ˈkæps yʊ-/
adjective
1.
outside a capsule or capsular thing.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; extra- + capsular
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extracapsular in Medicine

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

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