cauliculus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin cauliculus (little stalk).

Noun[edit]

cauliculus (plural cauliculi)

  1. (architecture) In the Corinthian capital, one of the eight stalks rising out of the lower leafage and terminating in leaves which seem to support the volutes.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of caulis.

Noun[edit]

cauliculus

  1. small cabbage
  2. stalk, stem

Descendants[edit]