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see synonyms of follicular


1. follicular

of or relating to or constituting a follicle

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see synonyms of follicular
any small sac or cavity in the body having an excretory, secretory, or protective function
a hair follicle
2. botany
a dry fruit, formed from a single carpel, that splits along one side only to release its seeds: occurs in larkspur and columbine

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see synonyms of follicular
1.  Anatomy
any small sac, cavity, or gland for excretion or secretion
a hair follicle
b.  Obsolete
a lymph nodule
2.  Botany
a dry seed pod with a single cavity, that splits open along only one seam to release its seeds, as a milkweed pod

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see synonyms of follicular
1. Relating to, having, or resembling a follicle or follicles.
2. Affecting or growing out of a follicle or follicles.

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