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extracapsular

[ek-struh-kap-suh-ler, -kaps-yoo-]
adjective
  1. outside a capsule or capsular thing.
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Origin of extracapsular

First recorded in 1880–85; extra- + capsular
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extracapsular in Medicine

extracapsular

(ĕk′strə-kăpsə-lər)
adj.
  1. Outside of a capsule.
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