Corniculum
Corniculum Cor*nic"u*lum (k?r-n?k"?-l?m), n.; pl. {Cornicula} (-l?). [L. corniculum little horn.] (Anat.) A small hornlike part or process. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cornicula — Corniculum Cor*nic u*lum (k?r n?k ? l?m), n.; pl. {Cornicula} ( l?). [L. corniculum little horn.] (Anat.) A small hornlike part or process. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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