Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling a pocket or some aspect of one.

Etymologies

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pocket +‎ -like

Examples

  • Standing in the tiny entryway, Doreen carefully put my coat on a thick wooden hanger, draped my scarf around the collar, and slid it into place in the little pocketlike closet.

    Insignificant Others

  • At the direct middle of the circular pattern, the crystals curved inward, following a pocketlike hollow in the wall.

    Mistborn

  • 8. Anatomy, Zoology. a baglike or pocketlike part; a sac or cyst, as the sac beneath the bill of pelicans, the saclike dilation of the cheeks of gophers, or the receptacle for the young of marsupials.

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