[ uh-pen-di-kuhl ]
/ əˈpɛn dɪ kəl /
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a small appendage.
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
Words nearby appendicle
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Example sentences from the Web for appendicle
Appendicle: a small appendix: in some bees, a small sclerite at tip of labrum.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
British Dictionary definitions for appendicle
/ (əˈpɛndɪkəl) /
a small appendage
Word Origin for appendicle
C17: from Latin appendicula; see appendix
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