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cuticula

[kyoo-tik-yuh-luh] /kyuˈtɪk yə lə/
noun, plural cuticulae
[kyoo-tik-yuh-lee] /kyuˈtɪk yəˌli/ (Show IPA)
1.
Zoology. cuticle (def 4).
Origin of cuticula
1615-1625
1615-25; < New Latin, Latin; see cuticle
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British Dictionary definitions for cuticula

cuticula

/kjuːˈtɪkjʊlə/
noun (pl) -lae (-liː)
1.
(anatomy) cuticle
Word Origin
C18: from Latin; see cuticle
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