- (of a capsule) splitting lengthwise so as to divide each locule into two parts.
Origin of loculicidal
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Examples from the Web for loculicidal
Capsule truncate, coriaceous, 3-lobed, loculicidal at the summit.
Capsule 2–3-celled, 2–3-valved, loculicidal, 3–several-seeded.
Pod globose (orange-color and berry-like), 3-celled, 3-valved, loculicidal.
Capsule of Iris, with loculicidal dehiscence; below, cut across.
Loculicidal (dehiscence), splitting down through the back of each cell, 123.