hooklet

noun
hook·​let | \ ˈhu̇k-lət How to pronounce hooklet (audio) \

Definition of hooklet

: a small hook

First Known Use of hooklet

circa 1839, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hooklet was circa 1839

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“Hooklet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hooklet. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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hooklet

noun
hook·​let | \ ˈhu̇k-lət How to pronounce hooklet (audio) \

Medical Definition of hooklet

: a small hook a circle of hooklets on the tapeworm scolex

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