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fascicle

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noun fas·ci·cle \ˈfa-si-kəl\

Definition of fascicle

  1. 1 :  a small or slender bundle (as of pine needles or nerve fibers)

  2. 2 :  one of the divisions of a book published in parts

fas·ci·cled play \-kəld\ adjective


Origin of fascicle

Latin fasciculus, diminutive of fascis


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with fascicle


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fascicle

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noun fas·ci·cle \ˈfas-i-kəl\

Medical Definition of fascicle

  1. :  a small bundle; especially :  fasciculus

  2. fas·ci·cled \-kəld\play adjective




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