carinula

[ kuh-rin-yuh-luh ]
/ kəˈrɪn yə lə /

noun Zoology, Botany.

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

Origin of carinula

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

Related forms

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