pellicular

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pel·lic·u·lar

, pelliculous (pe-lik'yū-lăr, -lŭs),
Relating to a pellicle.

pellicular

adjective Resembling or pertaining to a thin membrane. The use of the Latin root, pellicula (diminutive of pellis, hide, skin), is waning, with the near-equivalent occidiamembrana (membrane) increasingly preferred (i.e., membranaceous, rather than pellicular).
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