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saccate

[ sak-it, -eyt ]
/ ˈsæk ɪt, -eɪt /
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adjective
having a sac or the form of a sac.
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Origin of saccate

1820–30; <New Latin saccātus, equivalent to sacc(us) sack1 + -ātus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM saccate

mul·ti·sac·cate, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for saccate

saccate
/ (ˈsækeɪt) /

adjective
botany in the form of a sac; pouched

Word Origin for saccate

C19: from New Latin saccatus, from saccus: see sack 1
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Medical definitions for saccate

saccate
[ săkāt′ ]

adj.
Shaped like a pouch or sac.
Having a pouch or sac.
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