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particulate

 [pahr-tik´u-lāt]
composed of separate particles.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

par·tic·u·late

(par-tik'yū-lāt),
Relating to or occurring in the form of fine particles.
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par·tic·u·late

(pahr-tik'yū-lăt)
Relating to or occurring in the form of fine particles; formed elements, discrete bodies, as contrasted with the surrounding liquid or semiliquid material (e.g., granules or mitochondria in cells).
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