casulo

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin casula ‎(little cottage, hooded cloak), a diminutive of casa ‎(house).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

casulo m (plural casulos)

  1. cocoon (the silky case that protects the chrysalis of insects)
  2. (figuratively, by extension) cocoon (any protective case, real or metaphorical)

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:casulo.

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