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sacculate

[sak-yuh-leyt, -lit] /ˈsæk yəˌleɪt, -lɪt/
adjective
1.
formed into or having a saccule, sac, or saclike dilation.
Also, sacculated.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; saccul(us) + -ate1
Related forms
sacculation, noun
multisacculate, adjective
multisacculated, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for sacculation

sacculate

/ˈsækjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or possessing a saccule, saccules, or a sacculus
Derived Forms
sacculation, noun
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sacculation in Medicine

sacculation sac·cu·la·tion (sāk'yə-lā'shən)
n.

  1. A structure formed by a group of sacs.

  2. The formation of a sac or pouch.

sacculate sac·cu·late (sāk'yə-lāt') or sac·cu·lat·ed (-lā'tĭd) or sac·cu·lar (-lər)
adj.
Formed of or divided into a series of saclike dilations or pouches.

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