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Pronunciation: ap′en-dik′yū-lăr


  1. Relating to an appendix or appendage.
  2. Relating to the limbs, as opposed to axial, which refers to the trunk and head.

See: appendicular artery, appendicular lymph nodes, under lymph node, appendicular skeleton, appendicular vein

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