antennule

noun
an·​ten·​nule | \ an-ˈten-(ˌ)yül How to pronounce antennule (audio) \

Definition of antennule

: a small antenna or similar appendage

Other Words from antennule

antennular \ an-​ˈten-​yə-​lər How to pronounce antennule (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of antennule

1825, in the meaning defined above

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“Antennule.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antennule. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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