Setula
Setula Set"u*la, n.; pl. {Setul[ae]}. [L. setula, saetula, dim. of seta, saeta, bristle.] A small, short hair or bristle; a small seta. [1913 Webster]

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  • setula- — *setula , *setulaz germ., stark. Maskulinum (a): nhd. Sitz, Sessel; ne. seat, arm chair; Etymologie: s. ing. *sed (a), Verb, sitzen, Pokorny 884 …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • setula — /sech euh leuh/, n., pl. setulae / lee /. Bot., Zool. a short, blunt seta. Also, setule /sech oohl/. [1820 30; < NL setula; see SETA, ULE] * * * …   Universalium

  • setula —   n. (pl. lae ) small seta.    ♦ setule, n.    ♦ setuliform, a. like setula.    ♦ setulose,    ♦ setulous,   a. having setulae …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • setula — n.; pl. lae; setule n.; pl. setules [L. dim. seta, bristle] (ARTHROPODA) Slender hair or bristle or thread like, fragile setae …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • setula — (лат.) щетиночка …   Словарь ботанических терминов

  • setula — set·u·la …   English syllables

  • setula — /ˈsɛtʃələ/ (say sechuhluh) noun (plural setulae /ˈsɛtʃəli/ (say sechuhlee)) (of plants and animals) a short blunt seta or bristle like part. Also, setule. {New Latin, diminutive of seta seta} …   Australian English dictionary

  • setula — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Setulae — Setula Set u*la, n.; pl. {Setul[ae]}. [L. setula, saetula, dim. of seta, saeta, bristle.] A small, short hair or bristle; a small seta. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Setule — Set ule, n. [See {Setula}.] A setula. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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