[ am-puh-ley-shuh s ]
/ ˌæm pəˈleɪ ʃəs /
like an ampulla; bottle-shaped.
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Also am·pul·lar [am-puhl-er, -poo l-] /æmˈpʌl ər, -ˈpʊl-/, am·pul·la·ry [am-puhl-uh-ree, -poo l-, am-puh-ler-ee] /æmˈpʌl ə ri, -ˈpʊl-, ˈæm pəˌlɛr i/.
Words nearby ampullaceous
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Ampullaceous, swelling out like a bottle or bladder (ampulla).The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray