loculation

World English Dictionary
locular or loculate (ˈlɒkjʊlə, ˈlɒkjʊˌleɪt, -lɪt)
 
adj
biology divided into compartments by septa: the locular ovary of a plant
 
[C19: from New Latin loculāris kept in boxes]
 
loculate or loculate
 
adj
 
[C19: from New Latin loculāris kept in boxes]
 
locu'lation or loculate
 
n

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loculation loc·u·la·tion (lŏk'yə-lā'shən)
n.
The process that results in the formation of a loculus or of loculi.

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