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capsular

[kap-suh-ler, -syoo-] /ˈkæp sə lər, -syʊ-/
adjective
1.
of, in, or like a capsule.
Origin of capsular
1670-1680
From the New Latin word capsulāris, dating back to 1670-80. See capsule, -ar1
Related forms
multicapsular, adjective
subcapsular, adjective
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  • When resection is impracticable, a subcapsular enucleation is performed, followed by the insertion of radium.

    Manual of Surgery Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles

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