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English definition of “lacunar”

lacunar

adjective uk   /ləˈkjuː.nər/ us    /-nɚ/ specialized
relating to the absence of symptoms of a disorder for a short time
relating to an empty space or gap, for example the tiny hollow spaces in bones
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