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carinula

[ kuh-rin-yuh-luh ]
/ kəˈrɪn yə lə /
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noun Zoology, Botany.
a small carina.
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Also car·i·nule [kar-uh-nool, -nyool]. /ˈkær əˌnul, -ˌnyul/.

Origin of carinula

<New Latin, equivalent to carīn(a) carina + -ula-ule

OTHER WORDS FROM carinula

ca·rin·u·late [kuh-rin-yuh-leyt, -lit], /kəˈrɪn yəˌleɪt, -lɪt/, adjective
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