cellulate

[adjective sel-yuh-lit, -leyt; verb sel-yuh-leyt]
verb (used with object), cel·lu·lat·ed, cel·lu·lat·ing.
  1. to form into cells.

Origin of cellulate

1685–95; < New Latin cellul(a) (see cellular) + -ate1
Related formscel·lu·la·tion, noun
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