Origin of granular
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- the state or quality of being grainy or granular
- the state or quality of being composed of many individual pieces or elements
- of, like, containing, or resembling a granule or granules
- having a grainy or granulated surface
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Word Origin and History for granularity
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- Composed or appearing to be composed of granules or grains.
- Relating to or containing particles having a strong affinity for nuclear stains, as in certain bacteria.
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