saclike
adjective see sac I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • saclike — adjective Resembling a sac or some aspect of one. Syn: baglike …   Wiktionary

  • saclike — adj. resembling a sac, having the form of a small baglike structure …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • sac — saclike, adj. /sak/, n. a baglike structure in an animal, plant, or fungus, as one containing fluid. [1735 45; < L saccus SACK1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • alveolus — A small cell, cavity, or socket. 1. SYN: pulmonary a.. 2. One of the terminal secretory portions of an alveolar or racemose gland. 3. One of the honeycomb pits in the wall of the stomach. 4. SYN …   Medical dictionary

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