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capsular

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adjective cap·su·lar \ˈkap-sə-lər\

Definition of capsular

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling a capsule

  2. 2 :  capsulated



1708

First Known Use of capsular

1708


Medical Dictionary

capsular

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adjective cap·su·lar \ˈkap-sə-lər\

Medical Definition of capsular

  1. :  of, relating to, affecting, or resembling a capsule <a capsular structure>




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