auricula

noun
au·​ric·​u·​la | \ ȯ-ˈri-kyə-lə How to pronounce auricula (audio) \

Definition of auricula

: a yellow-flowered Alpine primrose (Primula auricula)

First Known Use of auricula

1655, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for auricula

New Latin, from Latin, external ear

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“Auricula.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/auricula. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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auricula

noun
au·​ric·​u·​la | \ ȯ-ˈrik-yə-lə How to pronounce auricula (audio) \
plural auriculae\ -​ˌlē How to pronounce auriculae (audio) \

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