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silicle

[sil-i-kuh l] /ˈsɪl ɪ kəl/
noun, Botany.
1.
a short silique.
Origin of silicle
1775-1785
First recorded in 1775-85, silicle is from the Latin word silicula little husk or pod. See siliqua, -ule
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silicle

/ˈsɪlɪkəl/
noun
1.
(botany) a variant of silicula
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