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n. pl. bul•bi (-bī′)
  1. A bulb.
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Historical Examples

  • With the reduction of the conus the bulbus arteriosus is enlarged.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 2


  • We must decide while Mr. Bulbus is here, so we can get his suggestions.

  • Curtain drops on Mr. Bulbus, gazing after Maude in a sort of trance.

  • Jack It was awfully hard on me, your just carrying my roses and putting old Bulbus' lilies in your Solomon hair.

  • The figure shews the solid thyroid body (th) connected in front with throat, and terminating below the bulbus arteriosus.