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reticular (ri-tik-yoo-ler) adj. (of tissues) resembling a network; branching. r. fibres branching fibres of connective tissue that form a delicate supportive meshwork around blood vessels, muscle fibres, glands, nerves, etc. r. formation a network of nerve pathways and nuclei throughout the brainstem, connecting motor and sensory nerves to and from the spinal cord, the cerebellum and the cerebrum, and the cranial nerves.

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reticular

reticular resembling or constructed like a net. XVI. f. L. rēticulum RETICULE; see -AR.
So reticulate adj. (-ATE2) XVII. — L. Hence reticulate vb. (-ATE3), reticulated XVIII.

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