cacumen

[ kə-kyōōmən ]

n. pl. ca•cu•mi•na (-mə-nə)

The top or apex, as of an anatomical structure.

Nearby words

  1. calcutta cup,
  2. caldarium,
  3. caldecott award,
  4. calder,
  5. calder, alexander,
  6. calderdale,
  7. calderón de la barca,
  8. calderón de la barca, pedro,
  9. caldron,
  10. caldwell

Related formsca•cumi•nal (-mə-nəl) adj.


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