nubecula

noun nu·bec·u·la \n(y)üˈbekyələ\

Definition of nubecula

plural

nubeculae

\-yəˌlē\

medicine, archaic

  1. :  a cloudy formation (as in urine) or speck (as in the eye)

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Origin and Etymology of nubecula

New Latin, from Latin, little cloud, diminutive of nubes cloud


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