Surcle
Surcle \Sur"cle\, n. [L. surculus.] A little shoot; a twig; a sucker. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • Surculate — Sur cu*late, v. t. [L. surculatus, p. p. of surculare to purne, from surculus a shoot, sprout. See {Surcle}.] To purne; to trim. [Obs.] Cockeram. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Surculose — Sur cu*lose , a. [CF. L. sucrulosus woody. See {Surcle}.] (Bot.) Producing suckers, or shoots resembling suckers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Branch — A branch (American English IPAEng|ˈbræntʃ, British English IPAEng|ˈbrɑːntʃ) or tree branch (sometimes referred to in botany as a ramus) is a woody structural member connected to but not part of the central trunk of a tree (or sometimes a shrub).… …   Wikipedia

  • surcul — surcul(e see surcle …   Useful english dictionary

  • surcule — surcul(e see surcle …   Useful english dictionary

  • surculigerous — surculigerous, a. Bot. (sɜːkjuːˈlɪdʒərəs) [f. mod.L. surculigerus, f. surculus surcle: see gerous.] Producing suckers. In recent Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

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