ampullate

adjective

am·​pul·​late
(ˈ)am¦pu̇lə̇t,
-¦pə-;
ˈampələ̇t,
-ˌlāt
variants or ampullated
ˈampəˌlātə̇d
: having an ampulla : shaped like a flask

Word History

First Known Use

1833, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ampullate was in 1833

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“Ampullate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ampullate. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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