folliculated

follicular

[fuh-lik-yuh-ler]
adjective
1.
pertaining to, consisting of, or resembling a follicle or follicles; provided with follicles.
2.
Pathology. affecting or originating in a follicle or follicles.
Also, folliculate [fuh-lik-yuh-lit, -leyt] , folliculated.


Origin:
1670–80; < Latin follicul(us) (see follicle) + -ar1

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follicle (ˈfɒlɪkəl)
 
n
1.  any small sac or cavity in the body having an excretory, secretory, or protective function: a hair follicle
2.  botany a dry fruit, formed from a single carpel, that splits along one side only to release its seeds: occurs in larkspur and columbine
 
[C17: from Latin folliculus small bag, from follis pair of bellows, leather money-bag]
 
follicular
 
adj
 
folliculate
 
adj
 
fol'liculated
 
adj

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follicular fol·lic·u·lar (fə-lĭk'yə-lər)
adj.

  1. Relating to, having, or resembling a follicle or follicles.

  2. Affecting or growing out of a follicle or follicles.

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