capsular

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

capsule +‎ -ar

Adjective[edit]

capsular (not comparable)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or resembling a capsule.
    • 1837, Sir Astley Cooper, Principles and Practice of Surgery:
      Four muscles are destined to move the os humeri, and to strengthen the capsular ligament.
    • 2004, Impacts Of Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria
      Researchers are pursuing vaccines made of capsular polysaccharide types 5 and 8, []

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French capsulaire

Adjective[edit]

capsular m or n (feminine singular capsulară, masculine plural capsulari, feminine and neuter plural capsulare)

  1. capsular

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kabsuˈlaɾ/, [kaβ̞.suˈlaɾ]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

capsular (plural capsulares)

  1. capsular

Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

capsular (first-person singular present capsulo, first-person singular preterite capsulé, past participle capsulado)

  1. to cap
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