nucule

noun
nu·​cule | \ ˈn(y)üˌkyül \
plural -s

Definition of nucule

1 : nutlet
2 : the female reproductive organ in plants of the family Characeae

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History and Etymology for nucule

French, nutlet, from Latin nucula

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“Nucule.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nucule. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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