appendicular

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adjective ap·pen·dic·u·lar \ˌa-pən-ˈdi-kyə-lər\

Definition of appendicular

  1. :  of or relating to an appendage and especially a limb the appendicular skeleton

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First Known Use of appendicular

1651


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appendicular

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adjective ap·pen·dic·u·lar \ˌap-ən-ˈdik-yə-lər\

Medical Definition of appendicular

  1. :  of or relating to an appendage:a:  of or relating to a limb or limbs the appendicular skeletonb:  appendiceal

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