vasculum

noun vas·cu·lum \ ˈva-skyə-ləm \

Definition of vasculum

plural vascula play \ˈva-skyə-lə\
: a usually metal and commonly cylindrical or flattened covered box used in collecting plants

Illustration of vasculum

Origin and Etymology of vasculum

borrowed from Latin vāsculum "small vessel," from vās "container" + -culum, diminutive suffix


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