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sac·cu·lar

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

sac′cu·la′tion (-lā′shən) n.
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Adj.1.sacculated - formed with or having saclike expansions; "the alimentary tract is partially sacculated"
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