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 (bī-lŏk′yə-lər) also bi·loc·u·late (-lĭt, -lāt′)
Divided into or containing two chambers.
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(baɪˈlɒkjʊlə) or


(Biology) biology divided into two chambers or cavities: some flowering plants have bilocular ovaries.
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Adj.1.bilocular - divided into or containing two cells or chambersbilocular - divided into or containing two cells or chambers; "having a bilocular capsule"
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
divided - separated into parts or pieces; "opinions are divided"
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References in classic literature ?
The grounds upon which Linnaeus would fain have banished the whales from the waters, he states as follows: On account of their warm bilocular heart, their lungs, their movable eyelids, their hollow ears, penem intrantem feminam mammis lactantem, and finally, ex lege naturae jure meritoque.
The ovary is in the lower part, bilocular and pluriovulated (20.8) (ROMAGNOLO; SOUZA, 2006).
The drupes are about 2.5 cm long, 1.2-1.5 mm in diameter, and are unilocular or bilocular. The exocarp is red when ripe.
Two flowers without bracts or perianth, and two sessile stamens with bilocular anthers, 1.6 to 1.2 mm long by 0.9 to 0.8 mm wide (Fig.
Furthermore, percutaneous drainage is only performed when the abscess is unilocular or bilocular with a discrete wall and no internal septa and liquid content [12].
The bilocular cystic mass with hemorrhaging was found in the retroperitoneal cavity.
The androecium is composed of 7 equal stamens, bilocular and dehiscence inwards or terminal.
Corolla gamopetalous, tubular-campanulate, infundibuliform, campanulate or hypocrateriform, sometimes with bilabiate apex, aestivation imbricate, zygomorphic; stamens included or exserted, 4, rarely reduced to 2, didynamous, staminode reduced, glabro, rarely elongate and pilose; filaments adnate to the corolla at the base; anthers commonly divergent, generally glabrous, rarely pilose; pollen grains many, in monads, rarely in tetrads or polyads; nectariferous disk generally present; gynoecium bicarpellate, bilocular; ovary superior, multiovulate, placentation axial, stigma bilamelate, lobes sensitive (closing after contact with pollinator).