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vasculum

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noun vas·cu·lum \ˈvas-kyə-ləm\

Definition of vasculum

plural

vascula

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  1. :  a usually metal and commonly cylindrical or flattened covered box used in collecting plants



Illustration of vasculum

Origin and Etymology of vasculum

New Latin, from Latin, small vessel


First Known Use: 1782


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