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unilocular

[yoo-nuh-lok-yuh-ler] /ˌyu nəˈlɒk yə lər/
adjective, Biology.
1.
having or consisting of only one loculus, chamber, or cell.
Origin of unilocular
1745-1755
First recorded in 1745-55; uni- + locular
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unilocular

/ˌjuːnɪˈlɒkjʊlə/
adjective
1.
(esp of a plant ovary or anther) having or consisting of a single chamber or cavity
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unilocular in Medicine

unilocular u·ni·loc·u·lar (yōō'nə-lŏk'yə-lər)
adj.
Having a single compartment or cavity; monolocular.

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