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1. Having the shape of a testicle; ovoid.
2. Testicular.
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(tɛˈstɪkjʊlɪt) or


(Botany) botany shaped like testicles: the testiculate tubers of certain orchids.
[C18: from Late Latin testiculātus; see testicle]
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(tɛˈstɪk yə lɪt)

shaped like a pair of testicles, as the tubers of certain orchids.
[1715–25; < Late Latin testiculātus]
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