trilocular [trahy-lok-yuh-ler] EXAMPLES|WORD ORIGIN adjective Botany, Zoology. having three loculi, chambers, or cells.
Origin of trilocular First recorded in 1745–55;+ Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for trilocular Historical Examples of trilocular
Trilocular, three-celled, as the pistils or pods in fig. 328-330.
In the coco-nut, a trilocular and triovular ovary produces a one-celled, one-seeded fruit.
British Dictionary definitions for trilocular trilocular adjective (esp of a plant ovary or anther) having or consisting of three chambers or cavities Word Origin for trilocular C18: from tri- + Latin loculus compartment (from locus place) + -ar Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 trilocular in Medicine trilocular [trī-lŏk′yə-lər] adj. Having three cavities or cells. The American Heritage® Stedman’s Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.