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English definition of “capsula”

capsula

noun [C] uk   /ˈkæp.sjʊ.lə/ us    /ˈkæp.sə.lə/ (plural capsulae) (also capsule) specialized
a flexible ( =not stiff or fixed) structure surrounding an organ, joint, or other structureSubstances and structures in the body
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