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

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