also pedunculate adjective Etymology: New Latin pedunculus Date: 1752 having, growing on, or being attached by a peduncle <
a pedunculated tumor

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  • Pedunculated — is a medical term that is used to describe having or supported on a peduncle, which is a stalk. A pedunculated polyp is a common form of polyp. References * [ Pedunculated in the Free Dictionary] …   Wikipedia

  • pedunculated — 1752, from Mod.L. pedunculatus, from pedunculus (see PEDUNCLE (Cf. peduncle)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Pedunculated — Pedunculate Pe*dun cu*late, Pedunculated Pe*dun cu*la ted, a. (Biol.) Having a peduncle; growing on a peduncle; as, a pedunculate flower; a pedunculate eye, as in a lobster. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pedunculated — pe·dun·cu·lat·ed pi dəŋ kyə .lāt əd also pe·dun·cu·late lət adj having, growing on, or being attached by a peduncle <a pedunculated tumor> * * * pe·dun·cu·lat·ed (pə dungґku lāt″əd) provided with a peduncle; opposed to… …   Medical dictionary

  • pedunculated — adj. having a stalk or stemlike attachment to an epithelial surface. Pedunculated tumours are commonly, but not invariably, benign …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • pedunculated — adjective pedunculate …   Wiktionary

  • pedunculated — pɪ dʌŋkjÉ™leɪtɪd adj. having a stalk, having a stalk like structure; in the shape of a stalk (Botany, Zoology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pedunculated — pe·dun·cu·lat·ed …   English syllables

  • pedunculated — adjective see pedunculate …   Useful english dictionary

  • pedunculated leiomyoma — a submucosal leiomyoma that protrudes into the uterine cavity, forming a bulbous polyp with a firm, round head …   Medical dictionary

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