tubule

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin tubulus, diminutive of tubus

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈtjuːbjuːl/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈtubjul/

Noun[edit]

tubule (plural tubules)

  1. A small pipe or fistular body; a little tube.
    renal tubule

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubule

  1. vocative singular of tubulus