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 (vĕ-sĭk′yə-lər, və-)
1. Of or relating to vesicles.
2. Composed of or containing vesicles.
3. Having the form of a vesicle.

ve·sic′u·lar·ly adv.
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(vəˈsɪk yə lər)

1. of or pertaining to a vesicle or vesicles.
2. having the form of a vesicle.
3. characterized by or consisting of vesicles.
[1705–15; < New Latin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.vesicular - of or relating to or involving vesiclesvesicular - of or relating to or involving vesicles; "normal vesicular breathing"
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