vacuolated

adjective
vac·​u·​o·​lat·​ed | \ ˈva-kyə-(ˌ)wō-ˌlā-təd How to pronounce vacuolated (audio) \
variants: or vacuolate \ ˈva-​kyə-​(ˌ)wō-​ˌlāt How to pronounce vacuolate (audio) \

Definition of vacuolated

: containing one or more vacuoles vacuolated epithelial cells

First Known Use of vacuolated

1859, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vacuolated

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

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“Vacuolated.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vacuolated. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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vacuolated

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

Medical Definition of vacuolated

: containing one or more vacuoles vacuolated cells

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