glomerule

noun
glom·​er·​ule | \ ˈglä-mə-ˌrül How to pronounce glomerule (audio) , -mər-ˌyül \

Definition of glomerule

: a compacted cyme of almost sessile and usually small flowers

First Known Use of glomerule

1793, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for glomerule

New Latin glomerulus

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“Glomerule.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glomerule. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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