Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

utricular

[yoo-trik-yuh-ler] /yuˈtrɪk yə lər/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or of the nature of a utricle; baglike.
2.
having a utricle or utricles.
Origin of utricular
1750-1760
1750-60, Americanism; < Latin utricul(us) utricle + -ar1
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for utricular
Historical Examples
utricular in Medicine

utricular u·tric·u·lar1 (yu-trĭk'yə-lər)
adj.

  1. Of, relating to, or resembling a utricle.

  2. Having one or more utricles.

utricular 2
adj.
Of the uterus.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for utricular

Word Value for utricular

0
15
Scrabble Words With Friends