cladus

noun
cla·​dus | \ ˈklādəs, -lad- \
plural cladi\ -​ˌdī \

Definition of cladus

: a branch of a ramose spicule

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History and Etymology for cladus

New Latin, from Greek klados sprout

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“Cladus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cladus. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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