tylote

noun
ty·​lote | \ˈtīˌlōt\
plural -s

Definition of tylote 

: a slender elongate sponge spicule with a knob at both ends

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History and Etymology for tylote

New Latin tylotus, from Greek tylōtos knobbed, from tyloun to make knobby

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