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appendicle

[ uh-pen-di-kuhl ]
/ əˈpɛn dɪ kəl /
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noun
a small appendage.
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Origin of appendicle

1605–15; <Latin appendicula small appendage, equivalent to appendic- (see appendix) + -ula-ule
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British Dictionary definitions for appendicle

appendicle
/ (əˈpɛndɪkəl) /

noun
a small appendage

Word Origin for appendicle

C17: from Latin appendicula; see appendix
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