utriculus

noun utric·u·lus \ yu̇-ˈtri-kyə-ləs \

Definition of utriculus

: utricle a

Origin and Etymology of utriculus

Latin, small bag


Medical Dictionary

utriculus

noun utric·u·lus \ yu̇-ˈtrik-yə-ləs \

medical Definition of utriculus

plural utriculi play \-ˌlī\
: utricle a

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up utriculus? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

of very fine texture or delicate form

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Star Wars Words Quiz

  • cu-jedi-training
  • The bounty portion of bounty hunters (such as Boba Fett) comes from a Latin word meaning
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!