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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or resembling a sac or tumor; Of or relating to a normal sac (as the gallbladder or urinary bladder).

Usage examples (39)
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  • "These are interesting and good times to be in cystic fibrosis research," said Dr. Craig Gerard, who treats patients at Boston Children's Hospital.
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  • This can cause an even worse pimple, known as a cystic nodule, which forms a hard, painful lump. for more
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