Definition of Fistular

1. Adjective. Hollow and tube-shaped like a reed.

Exact synonyms: Fistulate, Fistulous
Category relationships: Pathology
Similar to: Hollow
Derivative terms: Fistula



Definition of Fistular

1. a. Hollow and cylindrical, like a pipe or reed.

Definition of Fistular

1. Adjective. Tube-like; resembling a hollow cylinder; like a pipe; (or having parts of this form). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fistular

1. fistula [adj] - See also: fistula

Medical Definition of Fistular

1. Hollow throughout its length. (09 Oct 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fistular

fistmeles
fistnote
fistnotes
fistounia
fists
fistsful
fistuca
fistucae
fistula bimucosa
fistula knife
fistula test
fistulae
fistular (current term)
fistularia
fistularioid
fistulas
fistulate
fistulated
fistulates
fistulating
fistulation
fistulatome
fistule
fistulectomy
fistules
fistuliform
fistulization

Literary usage of Fistular

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1. Lectures on pathological anatomy by Samuel Wilks, Walter Moxon (1875)
"fistular communications with the bladder, ureters, or rectum, arise through the above-mentioned injuries or else through ulcération. ..."

2. Supplement to the English Botany of the Late Sir J. E. Smith and Mr. Sowerby by Sir William Jackson Hooker, James Sowerby, William Borrer, John William Salter (1849)
"Leaves spreading, decurved and waved, as thick as a goose-quill,fistular,cylindrical, or flattened or slightly grooved on the upper side, tapering to a ..."

3. Botany of the Northern and Middle States: Or, A Description of the Plants by Lewis Caleb Beck (1833)
"... fleshy or cartilaginous ; embryo within it. Herbs with fascicled or fibrous roots. Leaves fistular, or flat and channelled, with parallel veins. 1. ..."

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