• WordNet 3.6
    • n vacuolation the state of having become filled with vacuoles
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Vacuolation (Biol) Formation into, or multiplication of, vacuoles.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n vacuolation The formation of vacuoles; the state of being vacuolated; a system of vacuoles.
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In literature:

The body is spherical and differentiated into granular endoplasm and vacuolated ectoplasm, but the zones are not definitely separated.
"Marine Protozoa from Woods Hole" by Gary N. Calkins
At each end of the cell is a vacuole containing small granules that show an active dancing movement.
"Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany" by Douglas Houghton Campbell
The food vacuole (FV) contains ingested food.
"The Outline of Science, Vol. 1 (of 4)" by J. Arthur Thomson
Vacuolate: with vacuoles or small cavities, empty or filled with a watery fluid.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
Sap vacuoles must be distinguished from spores, on the one hand, and the vacuolated appearance due to plasmolysis, on the other.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
This is filled with a granular protoplasm, in which vacuoles are formed.
"Fungi: Their Nature and Uses" by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
All strains show involution form, exhibiting vacuoles, and often show empty cell membranes.
"The Bacillus of Long Life" by Loudon Douglas
The greater part of the cavity of the cell is occupied by one or several fluid vacuoles.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 4" by Various
The solvent is imprisoned in the vacuoles of the clot, and is expelled little by little by its retraction.
"The Mechanism of Life" by Stéphane Leduc
You may also be able to see vacuoles, looking like holes in the stained protoplasm.
"A Guide for the Study of Animals" by Worrallo Whitney

In news:

"This is the cell membrane, this is the cytoplasm, this is the nucleus, this is a food vacuole where food is digested, this is a waste product vacuole, these are pseudopods that move around and trap food".
PolyMedix's defensin-mimetics target the digestive vacuole of the parasite that causes malaria, Plasmodium falciparum, via a mechanism distinct from other anti-malarial agents, essentially starving the parasite of food.

In science:

Approaches adopting the Einstein-Strauss method with positive Λ, where the matter in a spherical region collapses to form the lens and the resulting SdS vacuole is matched into a FRW background, were also followed.
The role of Lambda in the cosmological lens equation
Assuming that once the light transitions out of the vacuole all the Λ-bending stops, derived a contribution −Λbrv /3 to the bending, in which rv , the radial SdS coordinate of the vacuole boundary, replaces the coordinate of the observer ro .
The role of Lambda in the cosmological lens equation
This contribution is related to the distance from the vacuole boundary to the lens center and do not spring from coupling effects so that it should be incorporated in the total distance Dd from the observer to the lens.
The role of Lambda in the cosmological lens equation
Finally, integrated the light motion piecewise in a flat FRW solution and in the SdS metric and then pasted the geodesics together at the vacuole radius.
The role of Lambda in the cosmological lens equation
The quantity RES is known as the Einstein-Straus radius in the vacuole model.
Dark energy domination in the Virgocentric flow