calyculus

noun
ca·​lyc·​u·​lus | \ kə-ˈlik-yə-ləs How to pronounce calyculus (audio) \
plural calyculi\ -​ˌlī, -​ˌlē How to pronounce calyculus (audio) \

Medical Definition of calyculus

: a small cup-shaped structure (as a taste bud)

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“Calyculus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/calyculus. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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