Definition of diverticular in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌdīvərˈtikyələr/


[attributive] Medicine
Relating to diverticula.
Example sentences
  • In the first part of the study, patients with diverticular hemorrhage were treated medically, including transfusions as required.
  • This procedure consists of dividing the septum between the cervical esophagus and the diverticular pouch.
  • The inflammatory infiltrate raised the possibility of an infectious granulomatous disease or a conventional diverticular abscess.

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Syllabification: di·ver·tic·u·lar

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