Lunulet
Lunulet Lu"nu*let, n. [Dim. of lunule.] (Zo["o]l.) A small spot, shaped like a half-moon or crescent; as, the lunulet on the wings of many insects. [1913 Webster]

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  • lunulet — ˈlünyələ̇t noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin lunula + English et : lunula * * * lunulet Nat. Hist. (ˈl(j)uːnjʊlɪt) [f …   Useful english dictionary

  • lunulet — lu·nu·let …   English syllables

  • lunula —   n. cresent shaped mark or organ; half moon on finger nail.    ♦ lunulate, a. bearing lunula; like a small crescent.    ♦ lunulet, n. crescent shaped spot …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • lunule —   n. cresent shaped mark or organ; half moon on finger nail.    ♦ lunulate, a. bearing lunula; like a small crescent.    ♦ lunulet, n. crescent shaped spot …   Dictionary of difficult words

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