[ vŭl-sĕl′əm ]
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n. pl vul•sel•la (-lə)
A forceps with a small hook or hooks at the tip of each blade.
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How to use vulsellum in a sentence
A case exactly similar to the above containing a cyathiscomele and a toothed vulsellum was found in the Rhine Valley.
It was found in the House of the Physician, and contained six specilla of different kinds and a vulsellum.