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intracapsular

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adjective in·tra·cap·su·lar \ -ˈkap-sə-lər \

medical Definition of intracapsular

1 :situated or occurring within a capsule
2 of a cataract operation :involving removal of the entire lens and its capsule — compare extracapsular 2

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