vacuolate


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vac·u·o·lat·ed

 (văk′yo͞o-ō-lā′tĭd) also vac·u·o·late (-lāt′, -lĭt)
adj.
Containing vacuoles or a vacuole.
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vac•u•o•late

(ˈvæk yu ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt, -yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt)

also vac′u•o•lat`ed,



adj.
having a vacuole or vacuoles.
[1855–60]
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Adj.1.vacuolate - formed into or containing one or more vacuoles or small membrane-bound cavities within a cellvacuolate - formed into or containing one or more vacuoles or small membrane-bound cavities within a cell
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After 12-24 h, these sporoplasms retained cytoplasm and did not vacuolate, although the sporoplasms appeared to still attach to each other or fuse.

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