Utricular U*tric"u*lar, a. [Cf. F. utriculaire.] [1913 Webster] 1. Of or pertaining to a utricle, or utriculus; containing, or furnished with, a utricle or utricles; utriculate; as, a utricular plant. [1913 Webster]

2. Resembling a utricle or bag, whether large or minute; -- said especially with reference to the condition of certain substances, as sulphur, selenium, etc., when condensed from the vaporous state and deposited upon cold bodies, in which case they assume the form of small globules filled with liquid. [1913 Webster]

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  • utricular — utriculár adj. m., pl. utriculári; f. sg. utriculáră, pl. utriculáre Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  UTRICULÁR, Ă adj. (Liv.) În formă de utriculă, de sac. [cf …   Dicționar Român

  • utricular — adj. 2 g. 1.  [Botânica] Semelhante a um utrículo. 2. Que se compõe de utrículos …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • utricular — I. (ˈ)yü.|trikyələ(r) adjective Etymology: Latin utriculus small bag + English ar 1. a. : of or relating to a utricle b. : containing one or more utricles 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • utricular — adjective see utricle …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • utricular — /yooh trik yeuh leuhr/, adj. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of a utricle; baglike. 2. having a utricle or utricles. [1750 60, Amer.; < L utricul(us) UTRICLE + AR1] * * * …   Universalium

  • utricular — adjective Of, pertaining to, or having utricles …   Wiktionary

  • utricular — Relating to or resembling a utricle. * * * utric·u·lar (u trikґu lər) 1. pertaining to a utricle. 2. resembling a bladder …   Medical dictionary

  • utricular — ► adjetivo ANATOMÍA Del utrículo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • utriculár — adj. m., pl. utriculári; f. sg. utriculárã, pl. utriculáre …   Romanian orthography

  • utricular — adj. of or pertaining to an utricle, resembling a small sac …   English contemporary dictionary

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