vernicle

[ vur-ni-kuhl ]
/ ˈvɜr nɪ kəl /

noun (sometimes initial capital letter)

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Origin of vernicle

1325–75; Middle English <Old French <Medieval Latin vernicula, variant (after Latin diminutives in -cula -cule1) of veronica veronica1
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