Botany. of or relating to a radicle or root.
Anatomy. of, relating to, or involving a radicle.

Origin of radicular

1820–30; < Latin rādīcul(a) radicle + -ar1
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Word Origin and History for radicular

"pertaining to roots," 1830, from Modern Latin radicula, diminutive of Latin radix (see radish) + -ar.

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radicular in Medicine




Relating to a radicle.
Relating to the root of a tooth.
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