Diverticle
Diverticle Di*ver"ti*cle, n. [L. diverticulum, deverticulum, a bypath, fr. divertere to turn away.] 1. A turning; a byway; a bypath. [Obs.] --Hales. [1913 Webster]

2. (Anat.) A diverticulum. [1913 Webster]


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  • diverticle — di|ver|ti|cle Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • diverticle — di·ver·ti·cle …   English syllables

  • diverticle — ]d.ə̇kəl, ]tə̇ noun ( s) Etymology: Latin diverticulum more at diverticulum archaic : byway, bypath …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diverticula — Diverticulum Div er*tic u*lum, n.; pl. {Diverticula}. [L. See {Diverticle}.] (Anat.) A blind tube branching out of a longer one. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Diverticulum — Div er*tic u*lum, n.; pl. {Diverticula}. [L. See {Diverticle}.] (Anat.) A blind tube branching out of a longer one. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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