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lacunal

[luh-kyoon-l]
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adjective
  1. of or relating to a lacuna.
  2. having lacunae.
Also lac·u·nar·y [lak-yoo-ner-ee, luh-kyoo-nuh-ree] /ˈlæk yʊˌnɛr i, ləˈkyu nə ri/.

Origin of lacunal

First recorded in 1840–50; lacun(a) + -al1
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Examples from the Web for lacunal

Historical Examples

  • Lacunal tonsillitis is more generally known as folliculous tonsillitis (tonsillitis follicularis).

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II

    Various


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