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saccate

[sak-it, -eyt] /ˈsæk ɪt, -eɪt/
adjective
1.
having a sac or the form of a sac.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < Neo-Latin saccātus, equivalent to sacc(us) sack1 + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
multisaccate, adjective
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  • They have four free saccate sepals and four clawed free petals, staggered.
British Dictionary definitions for saccate

saccate

/ˈsækeɪt/
adjective
1.
(botany) in the form of a sac; pouched
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin saccatus, from saccus: see sack1
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saccate in Medicine

saccate sac·cate (sāk'āt')
adj.

  1. Shaped like a pouch or sac.

  2. Having a pouch or sac.

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