carinula

[ kuh-rin-yuh-luh ]
/ kəˈrɪn yə lə /
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noun Zoology, Botany.

a small carina.

Nearby words

  1. carinate,
  2. carinate abdomen,
  3. carinated,
  4. caring,
  5. carinthia,
  6. cario-,
  7. carioca,
  8. cariocan,
  9. cariogenesis,
  10. cariogenic

Also car·i·nule [kar-uh-nool, -nyool] /ˈkær əˌnul, -ˌnyul/.

Origin of carinula

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

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

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