AskDefine | Define nodular

Dictionary Definition

nodular adj
1 relating to or characterized by or having nodules; "Nodular vaginitis"
2 having nodules or occurring in the form of nodules; "nodular ores" [syn: nodulated, noduled]

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  1. Possessing, comprised of, or similar in form to nodules.
    Loose nodular deposits of gold metal are commonly referred to as nuggets.
    The disease causes nodular black growths that may become pustular.

Extensive Definition

A nodule describes an aggregation of similar cells or particles in a number of scientific fields:
nodular in Spanish: Nódulo
nodular in French: Nodule

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