vacuolated

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adjective vac·u·o·lat·ed \ˈva-kyə-(ˌ)wō-ˌlā-təd\
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vacuolate

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Definition of vacuolated

  1. :  containing one or more vacuoles vacuolated epithelial cells

Origin and Etymology of vacuolated

vacuole + -ated or 3-ate, probably after French vacuolé


First Known Use: 1859


Medical Dictionary

vacuolated

adjective vac·u·o·lat·ed \ˈvak-yə-(ˌ)wō-ˌlāt-əd\
variants: or

vacuolate

\-ˌlāt\

Medical Definition of vacuolated

  1. :  containing one or more vacuoles vacuolated cells


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