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appendicular

[ap-uh n-dik-yuh-ler] /ˌæp ənˈdɪk yə lər/
adjective
1.
of or relating to an appendage or limb.
2.
Anatomy, appendiceal.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; < Latin appendicul(a) appendicle + -ar1
Related forms
nonappendicular, adjective
postappendicular, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for post-appendicular

appendicular

/ˌæpənˈdɪkjʊlə/
adjective
1.
relating to an appendage or appendicle
2.
(anatomy) of or relating to the vermiform appendix
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Word Origin and History for post-appendicular

appendicular

adj.

1650s, from Latin appendicula, diminutive of appendix + -ar.

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post-appendicular in Medicine

appendicular ap·pen·dic·u·lar (āp'ən-dĭk'yə-lər)
adj.

  1. Relating to an appendix.

  2. Relating to the limbs.

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