Origin of silicle
Examples from the Web for silicle
Historical Examples of silicle
Pouch, the silicle or short pod, as of Shepherd's Purse, 123.The Elements of Botany
Herbs, with a pungent watery juice and cruciform tetradynamous flowers; fruit a silique or silicle.
Pod a short silique or a silicle, varying from oblong-linear to globular, terete or nearly so; valves strongly convex, nerveless.