- a short silique.
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.
- botany a variant of silicula