vesiculate


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ve·sic·u·late

(vĕ-sik'yū-lāt),
1. To become vesicular.
2. Synonym(s): vesicular (2)
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vesiculate

(vĕ-sĭk′yə-lāt′, və-)
tr. & intr.v. vesicu·lated, vesicu·lating, vesicu·lates
To make or become vesicular.
adj. (-lĭt, -lāt′)
Full of or bearing vesicles; vesicular.

ve·sic′u·la′tion n.
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vesiculate

adjective 
(1) Referring to or having a rounded morphology; vesicular.
(2) Characterised by or containing multiple vesicles; vesiculated.
 
verb To acquire a vesicular morphology.
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ve·sic·u·late

(vĕ-sik'yū-lāt, -lăt)
1. To become vesicular.
2. Synonym(s): vesicular (2) .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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41) are not flattened, and are vesiculate like some of the Palaearctic species (see Rohacek & Papp 1988), ducts of medium length and not bulbous.
(C) Neoplastic cells are polygonal with distinct cell borders, a moderate amount of eosinophilic to amphophilic lacy cytoplasm, and an irregularly round to oval nucleus with vesiculate chromatin and 12 prominent nucleoli, representing intermediate cells (open arrows).