Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
diverticulum

di·ver·tic·u·lum

diverticulum

 
pronunciation:
daI vr tIk y lm
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: diverticula
definition: a tubular pouch or sac that branches out from a body canal, organ, or cavity, occurring as a normal or abnormal growth.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
derivation: diverticular (adj.)