trilocular

[ trahy-lok-yuh-ler ]

adjectiveBotany, Zoology.
  1. having three loculi, chambers, or cells.

Origin of trilocular

1
First recorded in 1745–55; tri- + locular

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trilocular

/ (traɪˈlɒkjʊlə) /


adjective
  1. (esp of a plant ovary or anther) having or consisting of three chambers or cavities

Origin of trilocular

1
C18: from tri- + Latin loculus compartment (from locus place) + -ar

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