hooklet

noun hook·let \ ˈhu̇k-lət \

Definition of hooklet

: a small hook

First Known Use of hooklet

circa 1839

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hooklet

noun hook·let \ ˈhu̇k-lət \

medical Definition of hooklet

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

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