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vacuolate

or vac·u·o·lat·ed

[vak-yoo-uh-lit, -leyt, -yuh-lit, -leyt or vak-yoo-uh-ley-tid, -yuh-ley-tid]
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adjective
  1. having a vacuole or vacuoles.
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Origin of vacuolate

First recorded in 1855–60; vacuole + -ate1
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Examples from the Web for vacuolate

Historical Examples

  • Vacuolate: with vacuoles or small cavities, empty or filled with a watery fluid.

    Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology

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