multilocular

[ muhl-ti-lok-yuh-ler ]
/ ˌmʌl tɪˈlɒk yə lər /

adjective

having or consisting of many cells or vesicles.

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Origin of multilocular

First recorded in 1805–15; multi- + locular

OTHER WORDS FROM multilocular

pseu·do·mul·ti·loc·u·lar, adjective
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Medical definitions for multilocular

multilocular
[ mŭl′tĭ-lŏkyə-lər ]

adj.

Having or consisting of many small compartments or cavities.
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