Etymology
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vesicle (n.)

"small, bladder-like structure," early 15c., from French vesicule, from Latin vesicula "little blister," diminutive of vesica "bladder, blister" (see ventral).

updated on December 07, 2020

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Definitions of vesicle from WordNet

vesicle (n.)
a small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid);
Synonyms: cyst
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