noun, plural fu·nic·u·li [fyoo-nik-yuh-lahy] /fyuˈnɪk yəˌlaɪ/.
Words nearby funiculus
Origin of funiculus
Examples from the Web for funiculus
In Flustra the young polypide-bud becomes connected with the 'brown body' by a funiculus.Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa|Nelson Annandale
The sporangia are quite small and numerous, not attached by a funiculus to the peridium, enveloped in mucus.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
Funiculus: the main tendon of abdomen: in Hymenoptera a slender ligament connecting the propodeum to petiole on its dorsal aspect.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
Hilum, the place of junction of the funiculus with the body of the ovule.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray