- having one or more locules.
Also loc·u·late [lok-yuh-leyt, -lit] /ˈlɒk yəˌleɪt, -lɪt/.
Origin of locular
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loculate (ˈlɒkjʊˌleɪt, -lɪt)
- biology divided into compartments by septathe locular ovary of a plant
Word Origin for locular
C19: from New Latin loculāris kept in boxes
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- Divided into or having loculi.
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