loculation

[lŏk′yə-lāshən]

n.

The process that results in the formation of a loculus or of loculi.

Nearby words

  1. locoweed,
  2. locrian,
  3. locris,
  4. locular,
  5. loculate,
  6. locule,
  7. loculicidal,
  8. loculus,
  9. locum,
  10. locum tenens


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