reticular

[ ri-tik-yuh-ler ]
/ rɪˈtɪk yə lər /

adjective

having the form of a net; netlike.
intricate or entangled.
Anatomy. of or relating to a reticulum.

Origin of reticular

1590–1600; < New Latin rēticulāris, equivalent to Latin rēticul(um) reticle + -āris -ar1

Related forms

re·tic·u·lar·ly, adverbin·ter·re·tic·u·lar, adjective
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reticular

[ rĭ-tĭkyə-lər ]

adj.

Resembling a net in form; netlike.

Related forms

re•tic′u•lation n.
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