multilocular

Many-celled; having many compartments or loculi. SYN: plurilocular.

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mul·ti·loc·u·lar .məl-ti-'läk-yə-lər adj having or divided into many small chambers or vesicles <a \multilocular cyst>

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mul·ti·loc·u·lar (mul″te-lokґu-lər) [multi- + locular] having many cells or compartments (loculi). Called also plurilocular.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Multilocular — Mul ti*loc u*lar, a. [Multi + locular: cf. F. multiloculaire.] Having many or several cells or compartments; as, a multilocular shell or capsule. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • multilocular — MULTILOCULÁR, Ă adj. plurilocular. (< engl. multilocular) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • multilocular — adj. 2 g. Que tem muitos lóculos …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • multilocular — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at multi + adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary multi + locular : having or divided into many small chambers or vesicles a multilocular cyst * * * /mul ti lok yeuh leuhr/, adj. having or consisting of many cells or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • multilocular — adj. [L. multus, many; loculus, little place] Many celled or chambered; having many divisions or compartments; plurilocular; see multicamerate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • multilocular — /mul ti lok yeuh leuhr/, adj. having or consisting of many cells or vesicles. [1805 15; MULTI + LOCULAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • multilocular — adjective Having many small cavities or cells …   Wiktionary

  • multilocular — ► adjetivo Que tiene muchas cavidades …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • multilocular — mul|ti|lo|cu|lar Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • multilocular — adj. having multiple chambers, having multiple compartments …   English contemporary dictionary

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