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fis·tu·lous

 (fĭs′chə-ləs) or fis·tu·lar (-lər)
adj.
1. Of or resembling a fistula.
2. Tubular and hollow, as the leaves of a scallion.
3. Made of or containing tubular parts.
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fistulous

(ˈfɪstjʊləs) ,

fistular

or

fistulate

adj
1. (Pathology) pathol containing, relating to, or resembling a fistula
2. hollow, esp slender and hollow; reedlike or tubular
3. containing tubes or tubelike parts
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fis•tu•lous

(ˈfɪs tʃʊ ləs)

also fis′tu•lar, fis•tu•late

(-lɪt)

adj.
1. pertaining to or resembling a fistula.
2. tubelike; tubular.
3. containing tubes or tubelike parts.
[1570–80; < Latin fistulōsus. See fistula, -ous]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fistulous - of or pertaining to or resembling a fistula
2.fistulous - hollow and tube-shaped like a reed
pathology - the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
hollow - not solid; having a space or gap or cavity; "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"
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Translations

fis·tu·lous

a. fistuloso-a, rel. a una fístula.
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