Definition of “follicular” - English Dictionary

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“follicular” in British English

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follicularadjective

uk /fɒˈlɪk.jə.lər/ us /fɑːˈlɪk.jə.lɚ/ specialized

Examples from literature

  • In the follicular variety, it is usually sufficient to excise a portion of the wall, scrape out the interior, and remove any tooth that may be present. 
  • The follicles, therefore, continue to enlarge until they burst, and we then see in their place the red, elevated, angry-looking eminence, which is called a follicular ulcer. 

(Definition of “follicular” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)