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 (săk′yə-lər) or sac·cu·lat·ed (-lā′tĭd) also sac·cu·late (-lāt′)
Formed of or divided into a series of saclike dilations or pouches.

sac′cu·la′tion (-lā′shən) n.
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(ˈsækjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt) or


(Biology) of, relating to, or possessing a saccule, saccules, or a sacculus
ˌsaccuˈlation n
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(ˈsæk yəˌleɪt, -lɪt)

also sac′cu•lat`ed,

having or being a sac or saclike dilation.
sac`cu•la′tion, n.
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Adj.1.sacculate - formed with or having saclike expansions; "the alimentary tract is partially sacculated"
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