cavitary

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From Latin cavitas (cavity) +‎ -ary.

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cavitary (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to a (body) cavity.
    • 2010, Siddhartha Mukherjee, The Emperor of all Maladies, Fourth Estate 2011, p. 151:
      With that sentence, Orman entered the unfamiliar world of oncology – swallowed, like his own lump, into the bizarre, cavitary universe of cancer.

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