Appendicle
Appendicle Ap*pend"i*cle, n. [L. appendicula, dim. of. appendix.] A small appendage. [1913 Webster]

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  • appendicle — [ə pen′di kəl] n. [L appendicula, dim. of appendix, APPENDIX] a small appendage or appendix …   English World dictionary

  • appendicle — n. [L. ad, to; pendere, to hang] A small appendage or appendix. appendicular adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • appendicle — /euh pen di keuhl/, n. a small appendage. [1605 15; < L appendicula small appendage, equiv. to appendic (see APPENDIX) + ula ULE] * * * …   Universalium

  • appendicle — ap·pen·di·cle …   English syllables

  • appendicle — /əˈpɛndɪkəl/ (say uh pendikuhl) noun a small appendage. {Latin appendicula, diminutive of appendix appendix} –appendicular /ˌæpɛnˈdɪkjələ/ (say .apen dikyuhluh), appendiculate /ˌæpɛnˈdɪkjələt/ (say .apen dikyuhluht), / leɪt/ (say layt), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • appendicle —   n. small appendage …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • appendicle — noun a small appendage • Derivationally related forms: ↑appendicular • Hypernyms: ↑appendage …   Useful english dictionary

  • appendiculate — /ap euhn dik yeuh lit, layt /, adj. Bot., Zool. 1. having appendages. 2. forming an appendage or appendicle. [1825 35; < L appendicul(a) APPENDICLE + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Appendicular — Ap pen*dic u*lar, a. Relating to an appendicle; appendiculate. [R.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Appendiculate — Ap pen*dic u*late, a. [See {Appendicle}.] Having small appendages; forming an appendage. [1913 Webster] {Appendiculate leaf}, a small appended leaf. Withering. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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