noun pen·di·cle \ˈpendə̇kəl\

Definition of pendicle



  1. 1 :  a pendent ornament

  2. 2 Scottish :  a property forming part of a large estate; especially :  one rented separately

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Origin and Etymology of pendicle

Middle English, probably from Medieval Latin pendiculum appendage, from Late Latin pendiculus cord, noose, from Latin pendere to weigh — more at pendant

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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