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(sə-bĭkyə-ləm, sōō-)
n. pl. su•bic•u•la (-lə)
  1. An underlying supporting structure.
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Historical Examples of subiculum

  • We have Pezizæ with a subiculum in the section Tapesia, but the veriest tyro would not confound them with species of Parmelia.

    Fungi: Their Nature and Uses

    Mordecai Cubitt Cooke

  • The uncus, and subiculum cornu ammonis of the human brain, belong to it.