[ tôr′yə-ləs ]
n. pl. tor•u•li (-lī)
A minute elevation in the skin.
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Examples from the Web for torulus
Torulus: the basal socket joint of the antenna upon which the organ is articulated for movement in all directions.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
The base of the Scapus, by which it inosculates in the Torulus, often subglobose, and looking like a distinct joint.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)|William Kirby