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adjective Biology.
  1. having or consisting of only one loculus, chamber, or cell.
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Origin of unilocular

First recorded in 1745–55; uni- + locular
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  1. (esp of a plant ovary or anther) having or consisting of a single chamber or cavity
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unilocular in Medicine


  1. Having a single compartment or cavity; monolocular.
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