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View in Spanish: Pediculada

Pedunculated (peh-DUN-kyoo-LAY-ted)
In the body, a structure that has a peduncle (a stalk or stem) or is attached to another structure by a peduncle.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.