noun \ˈkä-pyə-lə\

Definition of COPULA

:  something that connects: as
a :  the connecting link between subject and predicate of a proposition
b :  linking verb

Origin of COPULA

Latin, bond — more at couple
First Known Use: 1619


noun \ˈkäp-yə-lə\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural copulas also cop·u·lae \-ˌlē\

Medical Definition of COPULA

: a connecting anatomical structure
: sexual union : copulation


Next Word in the Dictionary: copulable
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Coptis
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