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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small bag of herbs or medicinal substances, applied to the body.
  • n. A small sac.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A little sac; esp., a part of the membranous labyrinth of the ear.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A saccule.
  • n. Synonyms See sac.

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

  • n. a small sac or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth)

Etymologies

From Latin sacculus. (Wiktionary)

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