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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acinose  \Ac"i*nose`\,  Acinous  \Ac"i*nous\a.  [L.  acinosus  fr 
  acinus  grapestone.] 
  Consisting  of  acini,  or  minute  granular  concretions;  as 
  acinose  or  acinous  glands.  --Kirwan. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acinous 
  adj  :  pertaining  to  one  of  the  small  sacs  (as  in  a  compound  gland) 
  [syn:  {acinar},  {acinose},  {acinic}] 




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