from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or resembling a tube; tubular.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having the form of a tube; tubular.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the form of a tube; tubular.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Tubular; having the form of a tube. Also canular.

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

  • adj. constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)


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