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acicula (s) (noun), aciculae (pl)
1. A technical name for a slender needle-like body; such as, the spines or prickles with which some animals and plants are furnished, or the needle-like crystals of certain minerals.
2. A needle-shaped part, as of a plant or crystal.
This entry is located in the following units: acies-, aci-, acicul- (page 1) acuto-, acut-, acuti-, acu-, -cusis; also, agu- (page 1)