Fasciole Fas"ci*ole, n. [L. fasciola a little bandage. See {Fascia}.] (Zo["o]l.) A band of minute tubercles, bearing modified spines, on the shells of spatangoid sea urchins. See {Spatangoidea}. [1913 Webster]

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  • fasciole — ⇒FASCIOLE, subst. fém. A. Bande sinueuse. Les pigeons et les tourterelles, n ont que des bandes ou fascioles blanches, bleues et pourpres, à la tête et sur les ailes (BERN. DE ST. P., Harm. nat., 1814, p. 267). B. P. anal., ZOOL. Ver intestinal… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • fasciole — fascióle ž mn DEFINICIJA srednjovjekovna obuća s remenjem, vrsta otvorene sandale ETIMOLOGIJA lat. fasciola: mali povez …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • fasciole — n. [L. dim. fascia, bundle] 1. (CNIDARIA: Echinoidea) In Spatangidae, a small band of minute spine bearing tubercles used to produce water currents in the burrow for feeding, respiration and excretion. 2. (MOLLUSCA: Gastropoda) A spiral band… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • fasciole — (fa ssi o l ) s. f. Terme de zoologie. Ver intestinal, à corps aplati, qu on trouve dans les canaux biliaires et le foie de plusieurs animaux, et notamment du mouton ; synonyme de douve. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. fasciola, diminutif de fascia, bande …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • fasciole — fas·ci·ole …   English syllables

  • fasciole — ˈfas(h)ēˌōl noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin fasciola, from Latin, small bandage : a band of minute tubercles bearing modified commonly ciliated spines on the test of certain sea urchins …   Useful english dictionary

  • siphonal fasciole — (MOLLUSCA: Gastropoda) The curved growth lines near the foot of the columella marking successive positions of the siphonal notch …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • spur fasciole — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Cirripedia, a slight depression on the outer surface of the tergum to the apex in line with the spur …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • spur fasciole — See: spur furrow [Martin, 2005]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Nearly level, slightly depression on outer surface of tergum extending to apex in line with spur; usually delimited on 1 or both sides by narrow groove [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • Fasciola — Fas*ci o*la, n.;pl. {Fasciol[ae]}. [See {Fasciole}.] (Anat.) A band of gray matter bordering the fimbria in the brain; the dentate convolution. Wilder. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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