Definitions

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  • v. To make or become hollow like a fistula, or pipe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To make hollow or become hollow like a fistula, or pipe.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To assume the form or character of a fistula, as an abscess.
  • Hollowed like a pipe or fistula: as, “a fistulated ulcer,”

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. hollow and tube-shaped like a reed

Etymologies

Compare Latin fistulatus furnished with pipes. (Wiktionary)

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