hilus

/ (ˈhaɪləs) /

noun

a rare word for hilum (def. 2)

Nearby words

  1. hilt,
  2. hilton,
  3. hilton's law,
  4. hilton's white line,
  5. hilum,
  6. hilus cell,
  7. hilversum,
  8. him,
  9. himachal pradesh,
  10. himalaya

Derived Formshilar, adjective

Word Origin for hilus

C19: via New Latin from Latin: a trifle

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