Faecula
Faecula \F[ae]c"u*la\, n. [L.] See {Fecula}. [1913 Webster]

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  • fécula — (Del lat. faecula, tártaro del vino.) ► sustantivo femenino BOTÁNICA Hidrato de carbono que se encuentra en semillas, tubérculos y raíces de plantas. * * * fécula (del lat. «faecŭla») f. Almidón (polisacárido). ⇒ Arrurruz, *harina, mañoco, sagú,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • feculă — FECÚLĂ s.f. Amidon extras din turberculii de cartofi, din rădăcinile de manioc etc., folosit în alimentaţie. [acc. şi: féculă] – Din fr. fécule, lat. faecula. Trimis de LauraGellner, 17.12.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  fecúlă/féculă s. f., g. d. art.… …   Dicționar Român

  • fécule — [ fekyl ] n. f. • 1679; lat. fæcula « tartre », dimin. de fæx « lie » ♦ Substance blanche et farineuse composée d amidon, extraite des pommes de terre et d autres tubercules végétaux. La pomme de terre est très riche en fécule (12 à 20% de son… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • σφέκλα — σφέκλᾱ , σφέκλη faecula fem nom/voc/acc dual σφέκλᾱ , σφέκλη faecula fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) σφέκλον speculum neut nom/voc/acc pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • φέκλα — φέκλᾱ , φέκλη faecula fem nom/voc/acc dual φέκλᾱ , φέκλη faecula fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • fecula — noun excreta (especially of insects) • Hypernyms: ↑body waste, ↑excretion, ↑excreta, ↑excrement, ↑excretory product * * * /fek yeuh leuh/, n., pl. feculae / lee /. 1. fecal matter, esp. of insects …   Useful english dictionary

  • fec|u|la — «FEHK yuh luh», noun, plural lae « lee». any form of starch obtained as a sediment by washing the pulverized roots, grais, or other parts of plants in water. Also, faecula. ╂[< Latin faecula sediment in wine (diminutive) < faex, faecis… …   Useful english dictionary

  • amylaceous fecula — Fecula Fec u*la, n.; pl. {Fecul[AE]} [L.faecula burnt tartar or salt of tartar, dim. of faex, faecis, sediment, dregs: cf. F. f[ e]cule.] Any pulverulent matter obtained from plants by simply breaking down the texture, washing with water, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fecula — Fec u*la, n.; pl. {Fecul[AE]} [L.faecula burnt tartar or salt of tartar, dim. of faex, faecis, sediment, dregs: cf. F. f[ e]cule.] Any pulverulent matter obtained from plants by simply breaking down the texture, washing with water, and subsidence …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • FeculAE — Fecula Fec u*la, n.; pl. {Fecul[AE]} [L.faecula burnt tartar or salt of tartar, dim. of faex, faecis, sediment, dregs: cf. F. f[ e]cule.] Any pulverulent matter obtained from plants by simply breaking down the texture, washing with water, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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