\sˈakjʊləs], \sˈakjʊləs], \s_ˈa_k_j_ʊ_l_ə_s]\
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By Noah Webster.
Saccule. 1. A small sac or pouch. 2. The smaller of the two membranous sacs in the vestibule of the labyrinth, lying in the spherical recess; it is connected with the cochlear duct by a very short tube, ductus reuniens, and with the utriculus by the beginning of the ductus endolymphaticus and the ductus utriculosaccularis which joins it.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By Robley Dunglison
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- The young tissue of a fibrovascular bundle before its component cells have begun to be differentiated. The tissue from which vascular bundles are developed. [Latin] The tissue from which vascular bundles are developed(bot.).